Flinders University are accepting applications for field schools that will be run in 2015.  The field schools run as short courses for those who are not enrolled in a degree at Flinders.

Upcoming field schools for 2015 include:

Advanced Archaeology Field School

13-17 April 2015.  Held at Sturt’s Gorge, Adelaide.

The excavation of a nineteenth century ruin located beside Magpie Creek.


The Museum

15-19 June 2015. Held in Adelaide, Australia.

A practical and critical introduction to museums.


Ethnoarchaeology in Aboriginal Australia

6-12 July 2015. Held at Barunga, Northern Territory. Teacher: Claire Smith

Rock art recording and the study of graffiti in a remote Aboriginal community.


Conservation Field School

28 September – 2 October. Held in Adelaide, Australia.

An intensive introduction to materials science, deterioration processes in marine environments, pre-disturbance conservation surveys, in-situ conservation and stabilisation, recovery, initial storage, stabilisation and transportation of artefacts, and the storage and display of conserved artefacts

Archaeological Field Methods

21 September to 2 October. Held in association with the River Murray and Mallee Aboriginal Corporation and Calperum Station, South Australia.