June 2021 Online Forensic Anthropology - Dead Men Do Tell Tales

650 eur
Mon Jun 7, 12:00 AM - Fri Jun 11, 11:59 PM (BST)

This one week online credited program teaches students how to excavate and assess human remains. Taught from the surroundings of the Irish National Heritage Park (see here) the Dead Men Do Tell Tales course is designed for students from a variety of academic backgrounds with an interest in osteoarchaeology and physical/forensic anthropology.

Students will gain insight into key archaeological field skills and have the opportunity to analyse archaeological skeletal remains during interactive web-delivered laboratory sessions. Topics covered during lab sessions include: human and comparative osteology; determining sex, approximate age-at-death, living stature, identifying palaeopathological conditions and understanding how these techniques are used in archaeological and forensic contexts. The course is delivered by some of the foremost archaeological and bioarchaeological experts in Ireland (see here for biographies).

Academic Credit: 7.5 ECTS (equivalent to 3-4 US semester credits)

Your program price includes the following:

  • All tuition and instruction
  • An e-learning pack
  • A virtual field trip(s) and
  • An academic transcript

If you require any further information please contact me at irisharchaeologicalfieldschool@gmail.com.

Dr Denis Shine


Dr Stephen Mandal


Dr. Linda Lynch