2024 Excavation Courses with Academic Credit
Study archaeology abroad for international students
The Achill Archaeological Field School specialises in Early & Late Medieval, Early Modern and Post Medieval archaeology AD500 to AD 1900, providing hands-on archaeology training and fieldwork courses from High School to undergraduate and post graduate levels, to our very popular trainee supervisor course.
Our accredited course ‘Excavation & Recording 1‘ will run from 24th June to 2nd August 2024 (six weeks). Students can earn transferable university credits towards their undergraduate degree through our academic partner, the University of Galway. The Excavation & Recording 1 course offers 9 Semester Credit Hours / 18 ECTS.
We will also run one session of our highly popular Trainee Supervisor Course in 2024. This eight-week course is scheduled for 24th June to 16th August.
All these accredited courses will focus on excavations at the Caraun Point site on the north side of Achill Island.