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Battlefields Uncovered - Introduction to Archaeological and Historical Investigations of Conflict

Utrecht Summer School

3 months
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149 EUR/full
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About

Battlefields Uncovered - Introduction to Archaeological and Historical Investigations of Conflict from Utrecht Summer School studies some of the most dramatic turning points in World History through the lens of Military History and Archaeology. 

Overview

At Battlefields Uncovered - Introduction to Archaeological and Historical Investigations of Conflict from Utrecht Summer School you will see how groundbreaking archaeological techniques can shine a light through the fog of war. Discover the complex issues to be considered when preserving and presenting places of past armed conflict. Consider what stories should be told and by whom? Discuss different perspectives on these questions with a diverse group of people including world-leading archaeologists and historians, museum experts and military veterans. 

Students at Battlefields Uncovered - Introduction to Archaeological and Historical Investigations of Conflict from Utrecht Summer School will:

  • Develop specific knowledge of past conflict from a range of geographical and temporal contexts;
  • Develop an understanding of the interplay between historical and archaeological sources;
  • Develop the ability to discuss knowledge and perspectives about the past;
  • Develop an understanding of issues around the preservation of sites of conflict;
  • Develop an understanding of issues around the presentation and or commemoration of conflict;
  • Develop an understanding of archaeological methods and techniques.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Military history; 
  • Wanting an introduction to practical archaeology; 
  • Intrigued by narratives and representations of conflict; 
  • Excited by the idea of learning alongside people from a military background or from such a background yourself and wanting to develop new skills

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

2 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

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Tuition Fee

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  • International

    149 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 149 EUR for the full programme during 3 months.
  • EU/EEA

    149 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 149 EUR for the full programme during 3 months.

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