• Application Deadline
  • 19 days
    Duration
The PRAEDIA Summer School encourages participants to develop a theoretically aware approach to the collection of data and the study of archaeological materials. The Summer School intends to make the participants aware of the tools, methods, techniques required to create and share knowledge in the field of Classical Archaeology.

About

Pompeii provides an ideal case in point, thanks to the unparalleled availability of contextual archaeological data, as well as the centuries-long history of exploration, research, and restorations. In particular, the Summer School focuses on one specific case study: the architectural complex known as Praedia of Iulia Felix at Pompeii. 

Work on site includes survey of the extant structures, archival research, and possibly limited excavations in the garden area. 

Activities include: (1) classes on Roman art and architecture, current methods for archaeological research, the study of artefacts and archaeological materials, the history of the discipline, history of restoration, the collection, visualisation and interrogation of archaeological data in immersive virtual environments; (2) archaeological fieldwork in the Praedia of Iulia Felix; (3) guided tours of neighbouring sites and museums such as Herculaneum, Stabiae, Oplontis, Naples (National Archaeological Museum), Paestum.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 19 days
  • Credits
    6 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Activities include:

  • classes on Roman art and architecture, current methods for archaeological research, the study of artefacts and archaeological materials, the history of the discipline, history of restoration, the collection, visualisation and interrogation of archaeological data in immersive virtual environments;
  • archaeological fieldwork in the Praedia of Iulia Felix;
  • guided tours of neighbouring sites and museums such as Herculaneum, Stabiae, Oplontis, Naples (National Archaeological Museum), Paestum.

Audience

Lecturers

  • Prof. Anna Anguissola

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Admission requirements:
  • Identity Document 
  • Enrolment Form 
  • Curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1800 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1800 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 19 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    1800 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1800 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 19 days.
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Living costs for Napoli

  • 680 - 1000 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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