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Lifelong Learning

Archaeology Evening Courses

We have an expanding programme of evening courses, which run between 6 to 8 weeks during university term time. These courses are designed to develop your knowledge and interest on a particular theme, and are accessible and open to all regardless of prior level of study - all you need is enthusiasm!

Fresco from Pompeii
Fresco from Pompeii

The courses are taught by experts in their field, with a passion and enthusiasm for their chosen subject. We aim to provide a wide variety of courses across the university.

Please see below course starting in January 2016. Further courses will be available during the academic year.










Southampton Archaeovillage Activity Day



As part of the Festival of British Archaeology, Archaeology here at Southampton will be hosting a day of hands-on activities and demonstrations on Saturday 23rd July.

We are planning lots for everyone to do, take part in and/or watch, including:

• Prehistoric butchery

• Medieval shipwrighting using our axe collection

• Cave art

• Human bones

• Prehistoric metallurgy demonstration

• Flint knapping and axe making

• Mini-excavation

• Build-a-burial

• Geophysics

• Human Origins and a chance to meet the monkey men!

• Minecraft

• Maritime archaeology

Events will be running from 10am to 4pm at Avenue Campus (just off Highfield Road, SO17 1BF – plenty of parking available onsite).

Free entry!


To find out more click here 





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