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Date: To be confirmed
Duration: 5 days
Course leaders: Lauren McIntyre and Isabelle Heyerdahl-King
A five-day course suitable for those working in: archaeology, museums and other positions within the heritage industry; anyone wanting a taster course in human osteology at an intermediate level; prospective students at undergraduate or Masters level and anyone wishing to refresh their knowledge of human osteology and the interpretation of osteological material.
The course is taught through lectures, presentations and a wide range of practical activities, giving participants the opportunity to apply and consolidate the information given.
The course will be taught by Dr Lauren McIntyre of Elmet Archaeological Services and Isabelle Heyerdahl-King (doctoral candidate at the University of Sheffield). Lauren and Isabelle are trained osteoarchaeologists with a combined total of over 25 years practical and professional experience in both the field and the classroom.
Participants will begin to develop skills in:
We are also hoping to include a couple of bonus evening lectures – subject to availability, times and topics will be announced nearer to the course date.
Very useful, learnt a lot! Excellent tuition
I hugely enjoyed today and feel I have learnt far more than I did during my Osteology sessions as part of my BA
Really well structured, with plenty of hands on activities and excellent explanations
All round excellent course – frankly the best and most useful day course I’ve been on quite some time