Course: Professional Training 1

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Course title Professional Training 1
Course code KHI/OPA1
Organizational form of instruction Exercise
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course content
Studens get acquainted with the work of an archeologist in diverse functions of the research during a period of 3 weeks on archaeological site. AD

Learning activities and teaching methods
Training in job and motor Skils, Work Activities
  • Attendace - 120 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Gaining of practical experience of work on archaeological research. Throughout of practice in the selected scientific or rescue archaeological research in the region, the students will examine their existing knowledge and acquire the work of an archaeologist in the field, where they will be gradually tasked by various duties, respectively, they will hold various functions of managing archaeological research. Students will be involved in the projects of an archaeological prospection (surface collections, aerial prospecting, sampling, etc.). AD
Knowledge of issues and individual work on archaeological research. AD
Successful fulfilment of the TA and APP courses or the basic overview in the archeological cultures of Central Moravia and of the basic methods of archeological work as documentation and conservation. AD

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Active participation in archaeological practice during working period of 3 weeks (mostly during the summer holidays). AD
Recommended literature
  • Kuna, M. ed. (2007). Archeologie pravěkých Čech/1. Pravěký svět a jeho poznání. . Praha.

Study plans that include the course
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