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Location: Caesarea, Israel
Season: May 10, 2020 to June 7, 2020
Deadline Type: Rolling
Field School, Volunteer
Dr. Asa Eger
• Participate in an archaeological field school, learn the fundamentals of excavation methods. No prior experience in archaeology is necessary.
• Learn the history of the largest classical site in Israel from the Hellenistic to Ottoman periods. Caesarea Maritima was once the capital of Roman and Byzantine Palestine.
• 6 credits in 2 courses (HIS 478/HIS 697) on the archaeology, history, religion, urban planning of the city.
• Includes two weekend field trips to sites in Israel
• Study Abroad includes all room and board in Israel (except two weekends), program related travel expenses, IPC fee, insurance, museum and archaeological site entrances for two field trips. Cost = $4,000.00, not including airfare.
• Financial Aid applicable for travel and scholarships/grants available.
Period(s) of Occupation: Hellenistic through Medieval
Project Size: 1-24 participants
Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: Four weeks
Minimum Age: 18
Experience Required: No previous experience required
Room and Board Arrangements:
Included in the fee.
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