Short Courses

Archaeology

Our range of Archaeology courses offer fascinating explorations of humanity’s past. Covering many ages and continents, our courses are taught by professional archaeologists and include practical experiences and field visits.

Courses marked as (credit) are open to everyone. As a credit student, you will matriculate as a student at the University of Edinburgh as part of the registration process for these courses. For more information, please visit the Studying for Credit pages.

Studying for Credit

 

Booking Deadline

Courses will close for booking 8 days before the course start date. Book early to secure your place and avoid disappointment!

Term 1 Courses (Starting September 2018)

Daytime

Aspects Of Ancient Near Eastern Demonology
The Archaeology of North America

Evening

An Introduction to Archaeology (Credit)  

Archaeology of Scotland: Stone and Bronze, the Early Prehistory

Term 2 Courses (Starting January 2019)

Daytime

Archaeology of Ritual: Early Prehistoric Cyprus and the Near East
Archaeology of Scotland: Stone and Bronze, the Early Prehistory
Eastern Mediterranean in the Late Bronze Age
The Vikings of The North Atlantic

Evening

Myths, Monarchs and Monuments of Ancient Egypt
Archaeology of Scotland: Iron Age, the Romans and Early Prehistoric Period
Introduction to Archaeology: Digging Deeper
Archaeology of the Near East (Credit)

Term 3 Courses (Starting April 2019)

Daytime

Archaeology of Scotland: Iron Age, the Romans and Early Prehistoric Period
'Early Humans': Evolution and Archaeological Study of Hominids

Evening

Aspects Of Ancient Near Eastern Demonology

 

For all general enquiries relating to the course, such as places available or location, please contact COL by phoning +44(0)131 650 4400 or emailing COL@ed.ac.uk.

Our Course Organisers can help you with enquiries about the academic content of courses.

 

Rachael King

  • Programmes: Archaeology; Literature & Theatre; Music

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