Archaeology - The Human Past

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Archaeology - The Human Past
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code ARCH10160
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
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Duration

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Course Fee Fees 2019-20

Audit €350 per module (interest only).
Credit €500 per module (including assessment).

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Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Additional Information:
Archaeology PhD students (DRHSC001 Z117, DRHSC001 Z118) may audit only

Incompatibles:
ARCH10020 - Out of the Distant Past
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Course Content

Expand+Autumn 2019: Semester 1

ARCH10160 The Human Past
Academic Year 2019/2020

This module will provide an introduction to the archaeology of the prehistoric and historic world through examining key points in the development of ancient human societi...

Subjects Taught Indicative Module Content:
Key topics will include the material evidence for:
Human evolution
The development of human prehistoric culture and society
The Neolithic revolution and the development of farming
Early metallurgy and the emergence of the Bronze Age
Case studies of Bronze Age civilisations across the world (these may include: Egypt, Mesopotamia, the Mediterranean, India, China)
The emergence of Greek and Roman civilisation
Pre-Mediaeval Europe
Mediaeval Europe
Number of Credits 5
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