The programme (120 ECTS total) comprises four semesters of teaching, followed by a dissertation (36 ECTS), based on your chosen research area.
The degree programme encompasses theory, methodology and practice. You will undertake a varied schedule of learning, from lectures and seminars to fieldwork and museum activities and individual supervisions. Assessment includes essays, research projects, concluding with original research for a dissertation on a subject of your choosing.
The following is a sample of a typical study plan (120 ECTS):
- Ancient Western Asia: History and Civilizations;
- Greek History and Civilization;
- Roman History and Civilization;
- Egypt after the Pharaohs;
- Archaeology and art history of ancient western Asia;
- Etruscans and Others;
- Greek and Roman Archaeology and Art;
- Reconstructing the Past: Methods and Tools;
- Field Archaeology Training / Material Culture Laboratory.
- Archaeological and Museological Aspects of Ancient Egypt;
- Post-classical Archaeology;
- Prehistory and Protohistory of the Mediterranean;
- Digital Humanities;
- + 2 courses to be chosen from a list;