2017 Archaeological Excavation Courses with Academic Credit

At the core of our archaeological field school course programme are the 2-week, 4-week and 6-week modular courses which combine both academic and practical fieldwork components. Our modular 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:

ID Course Name Duration Site Start Date Credits
MODULE 1 Module 1 Six Weeks Keem Bay May 22, 2017
Applications Closed.
9 Semester Credits/18 ECTS
MODULE 2 Module 2 Six Weeks Cromlech Tumulus July 3, 2017
Applications open.
9 Semester Credits/18 ECTS
MODULE 3 Module 3 Four Weeks Keem Bay May 22, 2017
Applications Closed.
6 Semester Credits/12 ECTS
MODULE 4 Module 4 Four Weeks Cromlech Tumulus July 3, 2017
Applications open.
6 Semester Credits/12 ECTS
MODULE 5 Module 5 Two Weeks Keem Bay June 19, 2017
Applications open.
2 Semester Credits/6 ECTS
MODULE 6 Module 6 Two Weeks Cromlech Tumulus July 31, 2017
Applications open.
3 Semester Credits/6 ECTS
SESSIONS 1&2 Trainee Supervisor Course Keem Bay/Cromlech Tumulus 2017
Applications open.
3 Semester Credits/ 6 ECTS

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Archaeology Field School 2017

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 2017.