Archaeology – Doctoral Degree 2014
Methodology for Archaeological Excavations-Interpretation
Status: optional
Recommended Year of Study: 1
Recommended Semester: 1
ECTS Credits Allocated: 10.00
Pre-requisites: To have enrolled in the master program “Methodology for Archaeological Excavations”. The students are obliged to write a minimum of 3 monographies regarding the general theme of the master thesis.

Course objectives: The goal is to gain an insight into the writing of the master thesis and consultations regarding literature, theoretical and methodological standpoints.

Course description: During this 2 semester course which takes the form of mentored research with students, there will be discussions regarding methodology, context and problems while writing the thesis paper.

Learning Outcomes: Midterm examination, seminar, other projects and a written examination.

  • Ian Hodder, ed., Towards Reflexive Method in Archaeology: The Example at Çatalhöyük, European Journal of Archaeology 5 (2), 2002, 251-254
  • H.Parzinger, Studien zur Chronologie und Kulturgeschichte der Jungstein-, Kupfer- und Frühbronzezeit zwischen Karpaten und Mittlerem Taurus. Zabern, Mainz 1993. ISBN 3-8053-1501-5
  • Gimbutas, Marija. 1974. The Goddesses and Gods of Old Europe 7000 - 3500 BCE, Mythos, Legends and Cult Images
  • Tasić, N.N., Neolitska kvadratura kruga, Zavod za udžbenike, Beograd 2009. ISBN 978-86-17-16535-0 R12/7