Archaeology           YEAR PLAN           2002 - 2003

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week beg.  |            Theme             |             content                                                                        |Periods          week no.    

2.9.02      |  Introduction                |Module 1            dustbins and timescales                               |Palaeolothic   |1        

09.9.02    |  Antiquity of Man     |                       development of field techniques                  |Mesolithic     |2        

16.9.02    |  Project design            |            categories of archaeological evidence                     |Neolithic       |3

23.9.02    | Formation Processes            |                       primary/secondary contexts                                  |Bronze Age  |4        

30.10.02   | Geophysical survey |                       resistivity, magneto, aerial survey, crops   |Iron Age     |5        

7.10.02    | Maps/ Documents            |                       stratigraphy/ types of trenches                      |Roman          |6        

14.10.02    | Excavation                  |                       map reading, use of hist. Documents                  |Dark Ages    |7        

21.10.02                                                                                                                    Half Term                                                              

28.10.02            |Excavation                |                       Avonbury                                                       |Medieval       |8        

4.11.02                |Recording                 |                       photography/ record sheets                         |Tudor             |9        

11.11.02            |Recovery                   |                       artefacts, faunal and floral material              |Stuarts          |10      

18.11.02    | Introduction            *            |Module 2       post excavation processes                                |Industrial R.  |11      

25.11.02            |Analysis                     |                       typological sequencing                              |Modern          |12      

2.12.02            |Analysis                     |                       environment, chemical and physical analysis                       |13      

09.12.02            |Analysis                     |                       computer, quantitative data                                                     |14      

16.12.02   |Dating                         |                       chronological sequencing                                                      |15

23.12.02   |                                   |                                               Christmas                                                                 

6.1.03      |Dating                                 |                           relative and absolute dating                                                  |16      

13.1.03    |Dating                         |                       scientific methods of dating                                                  |17      

20.1.03            |Interpretation            |                       survival of evidence/ limitations of evidence                                 |18      

27.1.03    |                                   |                                               Mocks                                                             |19      

3.2.03            |Interpretation            |                       reconstruction and experiment                                         |20      

10.2.03            |Interpretation            |                               display and presentation                                                    |21      

17.2.03            |Religion and Ritual               |Module 3                                                                                                       |22      

24.2.03    |                                   |                                               Half Term                                                  

3.3.03      |                                   |                                                                                                                       |23      

10.3.03    |                                   |                                                                                                                       |24                

17.3.03      |                                   |                                                                                                                                                           |25      

24.3.03      |                                               |                                                                                                                                   26

31.3.03    |                                   |                                                                                                                       27       

7.4.03      |                                   |                                                                                                                       28       

14.4.03    |                                   |                                               EASTER                                                                  

28.4.03    |                                   |                                                                                                                       29       

5.5.03      |                                   |                                                                                                                       30       

12.5.03    |                                   |                                                                                                                       31       

19.5.02      |                                   |                                                                                                                       32

26.5.03    |                                   |                                               SPRING BANK                                            

3.6.03      |                                   |                                              

10.6.03    |                                   |                                                                                                                      

17.6.03    |                                   |                                              

* November test  in this week