Bolgar, Russia

Archaeological Glass

when 20 August 2018 - 2 September 2018
language Russian
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 EC
fee USD 61

Participants learn different approaches to artefactsand descriptionmethods for the characterization glass wares in generalwith more attention focused on glass beads. During the lectures and workshops participants willdiscuss technologies ofglasswork, classification, laboratory research and conservation of glass wares. Participants alsolearnto determine chemical composition of archeological glass andinterpret the results; different glasswork production and principles of their application.

Working languages: Russian and English. The programme is delivered in Russian with interpretation and translation to English provided by a certified interpreter.

Application via website

Course leader

Head of programme: Dr Svetlana Valiulina (Kazan Federal University)

Target group

This programme is for both undergraduate and postgraduate students, regardless of nationality. Recent graduates up to the age of 35 are also welcome.

Credits info

2 EC
The duration of the course is 72 academic hours

Fee info

USD 61: Tution fee covers visa support and coffee breaks.