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 042: Total Station, AutoCAD & Archaeological Techniques of drawing, photography and digital illustration.

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What you will learn ?

Underwater ArchaeologyIn the Fieldwork

  • Collect field mapping data with a Total Station using coordinates to process maps.

  • Use and handling of a Total Station.

  • Recording data obtained during the survey.

  • Draw planimetry diagrams of the excavation to draw maps using AutoCAD during the laboratory work.


In the laboratory

  • Handle and learn AutoCAD software with coordinates from objects and structures.

  • Learn how to draw ceramic according with the standards (piece orientation, diameter edge estimation, representation of the decoration and several views generation).

  • Objects drawing exercises (glass, lithics, coins, bone needles).

  • Correct handle of the graphic representation and learning of different scales 1:1, 2:1…

  • General standards of composition and illumination in photography.

  • Photography techniques used on little objects like coins, jewels and ceramics  with decoration and epigraphy.

  • Drawing and photographing with Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop

  • Drawing and vector handling of the archaeological material with Adobe Illustrator.



Roman PotteryTheory

  • History, archaeology, economy and culture of the Roman civilization.

  • Introduction to the History of the Sanisera Site.

  • Minorcan archaeology before the Roman conquest of the Balearic Islands.


 

 


General Information What you will learn 
Useful Information Staff Sess. & Cost