Landscape Archaeology

Archaeology and Environment In Ireland: The Environmental and Cultural Heritage of the Irish Landscape – New for 2018!

Applications open in November 2017

This field and laboratory based field school provides students with an in depth understanding of how landscape is formed, impacted, managed and understood through both natural and cultural lenses. This program is designed to provide foundational knowledge to students from diverse disciplines including archaeology, geography, environmental science, geology,  anthropology, ecology and other backgrounds.

Led by Dr. John Feehan, award winning author, academic and broadcaster, the programme will include field trips to iconic Irish landscapes including the midland blanket and raised bogs in Co. Offaly, the karst limestone landsacpe of the Burren in Co. Clare, and the Atlantic wilderness of Clare Island, Co. Mayo.