Archaeological Field School in Crete
Practicum in archaeological fieldwork and finds processing. Introduces students to archaeological excavation in Greece through “hands-on” experience. Students assist field archaeologists and various specialists (e.g., surveyors, palaeoethnobotanists, conservators, etc.). Required service work alongside local villagers, members of local and regional cultural groups, and researchers on conservation and field preservation activities. Presentations by instructors and specialist staff; weekly trench tours by trench supervisors; lectures by archaeologists; occasional visits to other nearby sites and museums. Instructor consent required.