Russia, Bolgar

Geoarchaeology

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

Geoarchaeology consists a lot of strandsfromarcheological researches, that usemultipleapproaches of natural science subjects such as geography, geology, botany, geoinformatics etc.Participants are educated in field and laboratory geoarchaeological research methods.Both students and academic staff carry out aerial photography ofterritory using UAVtechnology,fieldwork on stratigraphic sequence,selection and
preliminary processing of samples to receive chronological and palaeoenviromental records. Participants developbasic skills of pollen and phytolith analysis, photogrammetric processing for 3-Delevation model, using GIS forspatial data analysis during the workshops.

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

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Course leader

Head of programme: Dr Leonid Vyazov (Kazan Federal University), Academic staff:Ph.D. Carlos E. Cordova (Oklahoma State University, Geography)

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.