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Global Archaeology

Course EC Semester 1 Semester 2

General part

Archaeological Theory (MA) 5

Career profile

How Deep History Shaped the Human World 5
How Globalisation Shaped the Human World 5
The Human Planet 5
Master Thesis Global Archaeology 20

Choose any 2 focus area courses (see 'Focus area courses' tab above) (2 x 5 ec)

Choose 2 elective courses (see 'Electives' tab above) (2 x 5 ec)

Focus area courses

Course EC Semester 1 Semester 2

Europe

Key Developments in European Prehistory 5
Urban Archaeology 5
Hunter-gatherer Archaeology 5

The Near East

Neolithisation in the Near East 5
The Archaeology of the Assyrian Empire 5

The Mediterranean

Archaeology of the Crusades 5
A Global Revolution? Change and Innovation in Afro-Eurasia in the Hellenistic and Roman Period (250 BC – AD 250) 5
The Archaeology of Early Roman Imperialism 5
Current Issues in the Archaeology of the Frontier Regions of the Roman Empire 5

The Americas

Mobility, Interaction and Colonialism in the Americas 5
Current Issues in the Archaeology of the Americas 5

Electives

Course EC Semester 1 Semester 2
History of Construction and Heritage 5
Forensic Archaeology 5
Underwater Archaeology and Maritime Landscapes 5
Master Internship: Global Archaeology 5

or: free choice from the rest of the focus area courses

or: free choice from the other profiles, or programmes outside Archaeology (after approval of Board of Examiners)