GRADUATE SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCESSETTLEMENT ARCHAEOLOGY

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Settlement archaeology is the study of the selection criteria and implantation of settlements in the landscape, interrelationships between cities and their rural surroundings, the impact of human occupation on the natural environment and vice versa under past conditions. The objective of the program is to provide students with a solid academic background in archaeological theory, research techniques and modern interpretative methods with particular emphasis on settlement and environmental archaeology.

Announcements

  • Guest lecturer Dr. Stefano Spagni (Sapienza Università di Roma) will be lecturing on "Metallurgy as a guide for reading social, political and economic transformations of Anatolian and Caucasus communities during the III Millennium BC" on Friday April 19!
  • Guest lecturer Prof. Dr. Dominique Kassab Tezgör (Bilkent University, Department of Archaeology) will be discussing on CERAMIC AND OTHER ARTIFACTUAL ANALYSES on Friday April 5 at 10:00 am in Room 301!

    Within the content of "SA566 Current Approaches in Archaeology" PhD must course Prof. Dr. Dominique Kassab Tezgör (Bilkent University, Department of Archaeology) will be discussing on CERAMIC AND OTHER ARTIFACTUAL ANALYSES on Friday April 5 at 10:00 am in Room 301 in Faculty of Architecture (New Building).