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Roman regional archaeology


Compulsory attendance


Admission requirements

Propedeuse Archeologie (1st year) obtained.


This course will focus on a particular region of the Roman Empire, alternating each year, and focus on the archaeology of town and country within that region from incorporation into the Empire up till Late Antiquity.

Course objectives

To provide students with an in-depth understanding of the regional trajectory and manifestions of Roman life through town-plans, public and private architecture and rural life, using a combination of excavations, survey and textual sources.


Course schedule details can be found in the bachelor 3 time schedule.

Mode of instruction


Assessment method

Written examination.

Reading list

To be issued at the start of the course.


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

Exchange and Study Abroad students, please see the Prospective students website for information on how to apply.

Contractonderwijs: all information (costs, registration, entry requirements, etc.) for those who are interested in taking this course as a Contractstudent is on the Contractonderwijs Archeologie webpage (in Dutch).

Contact information

For more information about this course, please contact prof. dr J.L. Bintliff.