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Research internship


Compulsory attendance


Admission requirements

Themes in European Prehistory and Current issues in prehistoric research obtained.


Students participate in ongoing research in close cooperation with one of the staff members or his/her research teams of PhD-candidates and postdocs. The work consists of research for publications, post-excavation research or field work.

Course objectives

Students learn how to

  • conduct research;

  • set-up research;

  • write research reports;

  • set-up and supervise field work.

Ects distribution

The course load will be distributed as follows:

  • Internship (4 ects);

  • Evaluation report (1 ects).


Course schedule details can be found in the RMA time schedule.

Mode of instruction


Assessment method

  • Internship assessment by the supervisor (70%);

  • Evaluation report (30%).

Assessment deadline

All assessment deadlines (exams, retakes, paper deadlines etc.) can be found in the examination schedule.

Reading list

To be announced.


Register for this course via uSis.
Instructions for registration can be found in the uSis manual.

Contact information

For more information about this course, please contact prof. dr. H. Fokkens or drs. R. Jansen.