Artefact Studies (MA)

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Course Overview

This MA critically discusses the changing role of 'finds specialists' and provides training in the study and interpretation of artefacts from archaeological sites and museum collections. Students benefit from a placement within a museum or an archaeological unit where experience will be gained in the practice of finds analysis. What and how will I learn? Students are introduced to the skills of finds specialists, practical issues of artefact study, and debates about the collection, interpr...