2018 Excavation Courses with Academic Credit

At the core of our archaeological field school course programme are the 2-week, 4-week, 6-week, and 12-week accredited courses which combine both academic and practical fieldwork components. Our courses are accredited by the National University of Ireland, Galway, and we offer up to 9 Semester Credits/18 ECTS per course.

Fees quoted include accommodation in residential units in a modern self-catering block adjacent to the Field School.

Click on a course name below for full details:

Course Name Duration Site Start Date Credits
Excavation & Recording 1 6 Weeks Keem Bay May 21, 2018
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9 Semester Credits/18 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 2 6 Weeks Caraun Point July 2, 2018
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9 Semester Credits/18 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 3 4 Weeks Keem Bay May 21, 2018
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6 Semester Credits/12 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 4 4 Weeks Caraun Point July 2, 2018
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6 Semester Credits/12 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 5 2 Weeks Keem Bay June 18, 2018
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2 Semester Credits/6 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 6 2 Weeks Caraun Point July 30, 2018
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3 Semester Credits/6 ECTS
Excavation & Recording 7 12 Weeks Keem Bay/ Caraun Point May 21, 2018
Applications Open
9 Semester Credits/18 ECTS
Trainee Supervisor Course   8 Weeks Keem Bay/Caraun Point 2017
Applications Open
3 Semester Credits/ 6 ECTS

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Archaeology Field School 2018

Achill Archaeological Field School is the oldest and longest-running archaeology summer school in Ireland. Established in 1991, we have hosted and trained thousands of students at beginner, undergraduate and post-graduate level. Click on the course details above for full information on each of our modular courses at our archaeology and anthropology field school 2018.