Information for 3rd Year Students, BA (Joint-honours), Archaeology 2022-2023

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In Semester 1 2022/23 students must complete THREE core modules (AR343 'Public Archaeology'; AR338 'Explaining Prehistory – Current Research Trends', and AR3100 'Metal, Warfare and Chiefdoms – The Bronze Age Roots of European Civilisation').

In Semester 2 students are required to complete TWO core modules (AR3101 'Landscape and Archaeology: Context and Practice' and AR332 'The Development of the Castle in Medieval Europe') in addition to ONE of three optional modules (AR325 'Minor Dissertation'; AR347 'Palaeoecology - Reconstructing Past Environments' or BSS2104 'Introduction to Sustainability').

NOTE: THE OPTIONAL MODULE AR325 MINOR DISSERTATION IS ONLY OPEN TO STUDENTS WHO RECEIVED A MARK OF 60% OR ABOVE IN ARCHAEOLOGY IN SECOND YEAR.

3rd Year BA Archaeology Handbook 2022-2023

Department of Archaeology Guide to Referencing and Citation

  • In line with on-going government guidelines and public health advice, most of this year’s teaching will take place on-campus (see 3rd year BA Archaeology handbook 2022-2023), unless otherwise advised.
  • Blackboard is our primary online interface for teaching and assessment, as well as for announcements. You will also occasonally receive email via Blackboard to your name@nuigalway.ie email account. You may also email your lecturers and admin staff in the normal fashion.
  • The 3rd year BA co-ordinator (2022-2023) is Maggie Ronayne.
  • The Archaeology administrator, Mrs Fiona McInerney, can be contacted by email at fiona.mcinerney@nuigalway.ie or at archaeology@nuigalway.ie 

Visiting Students

Some semester 1 lecture-based 3rd year modules are open to Visiting Students.