2019 Excavation Courses with Academic Credit

At the core of our program are our 2-week, 3-week, 4-week, 6-week, 8-week, and 12-week accredited excavation courses which combine academic and hands-on fieldwork components. Our courses are accredited by the National University of Ireland, Galway, and we offer up to 9 Semester Credit Hours/18 ECTS per course.


Check out our early bird offers on our 12, 8, and 6 week accredited courses!


Any Questions? Please just use our contact form or email directly: info@achill-fieldschool.com


Click on a course name below for full details:

Course Name Weeks Cost Site Dates Credits
Excavation & Recording 1 12 €9360 Caraun Point 20 May–09 Aug 2019 9 SCH/18 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 2 8 €6240 Caraun Point 20 May–12 July 2019 9 SCH/18 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 3 8 €6240 Caraun Point 03 June–26 July 2019 9 SCH/18 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 4 6 €4680 Caraun Point 20 May–28 June 2019 9 SCH/18 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 5 6 €4680 Caraun Point 01 July–09 Aug 2019 9 SCH/18 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 6 4 €3530 Caraun Point 20 May–14 June 2019 6 SCH/12 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 7 4 €3530 Caraun Point 01 July–26 July 2019 6 SCH/12 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 8 2 €1975 Caraun Point 17 June–28 June 2019 3 SCH/6 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 9 2 €1975 Caraun Point 29 July–09 Aug 2019 3 SCH/6 ECTS
Trainee Supervisor Course 1 8 €3995 Caraun Point 06 May–28 June 2019 9 SCH/18 ECTS
Trainee Supervisor Course 2 8 €3995 Caraun Point 01 July–23 Aug 2019 9 SCH/18 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 10 3 €1500 Caraun Point 29 April–17 May 2019 3 SCH/6 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 11 3 €1500 Caraun Point 12 Aug–30 Aug 2019 3 SCH/6 ECTS