4 August 2014
Introduction to Bioarchaeology
A practical introduction to the excavation and analysis of human skeletal remains and their mortuary contexts, emphasizing ‘hands-on’ experience in the field and lab.
The course is two weeks in duration and will be available mid-summer. Please visit www.iafs.ie for further information.
Dr Rachel Scott, DePaul University
Archeaology, anthropology or forensic studies students
Excavate and record human burials
2. Clean, reconstruct, and inventory human skeletal remains, including identifying and siding whole
3. Understand the types of data collected on human skeletons
4. Understand the types of research questions that can be answered through osteoarchaeological
5. Apply this understanding to the design of a research project
EUR 1: This includes two weeks tuition fees and an IAFS pack. For further information please visit www.iafs.ie