Course of Archaeology in Castelflorite, Spain


Location: Castelflorite, Huesca, Spain

Season: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 to Friday, June 28, 2013

Session dates: 
Session 1: July 1 - 14, Session 2: July 17 - 31, Session 3:August 5 - 18, and Session 4: August 19 - 31

Application Deadline: 
Friday, June 28, 2013

Flyer: dosier_ing.pdf

Discount for AIA members: 
10%

Program Type

Field school
Volunteer
Staff position

Affiliation:

Ayuntamiento de Castelflorite - PROESZA

Project Director:

Hugo Chauton PROESZA

Project Description

The Course of Archaeology is a research project investigating the site of El Castillo, from the Iron Age and medieval place in the municipality of Castelflorite (Huesca, Spain).

The field school is aimed at students or graduates of archaeology who wish to gain hands-on experience in the archaeological excavation.  There will be complementary activities and lab classes, although the major component of the course is fieldwork, with students spending an average of 7-8 hours per day on site. The focus of the fieldwork will be on excavation techniques and documentation methods.

Accommodation: Board and accommodation will be provided. All necessary facilities are provided and it is located a short walk from the site.

Cost: The cost per session (14 days) is 850 €. This includes board and accommodation, tuition, lectures and transport from Zaragoza / Huesca to Castelflorite. Zaragoza is a city of one million inhabitants, is well connected by train and airport.

It would be a pleasure to offer a 10% discount offer by the City Council of Castelflorite to all the students.

Also a 10% discount if you register in more than one course, and finally a 10% total discount for registrations for groups of at least four students.

Application deadline: Until all spaces are filled.

Period(s) of Occupation: Iron Age, Medieval

Project size: 
1-24 participants

Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: One session

Minimum age: 
18

Experience required: 
no

Room and Board Arrangements

Accommodation is provided in simple but comfortable barracks, Please bring necessary bedding or sleeping bag,comfortable clothes for excavation and casual wear, and mountain shoes. Meals are included: breakfast (8 am), lunch (11 am) (three meals to choose from), and dinner.

Cost: 
€850 per session

Academic Credit

Number of credits offered: none

Location

Contact Information
Hugo Chauton
C/ Castelví 1, 1ºI.
Zaragoza
Zaragoza
Spain
50004
Telephone: 
0034976224156
Fax: 
0034976224156