Archaeology Field Summer School

Are you looking or an experiential learning opportunity that combines theory with practice? Our 2-week field-based summer school offers a unique opportunity to excavate a recently discovered site from the Medieval Anarchy period

Programme at a glance


This summer school is designed for students with or without previous site-based experience. We welcome applications from all majors, but it is particularly suited to anthropology, archaeology, history, sociology, conversation and, heritage museum studies students.


A field school that will help students develop their anthropological and archaeological excavation skills, supervised by our expert faculty, with constant reference to the historical and geographical landscape.


  • Arrivals day: 5 July 2020
  • First day of teaching: 6 July 2020
  • Last day of teaching: 17 July 2020
  • Departures day: 18 July 2020


Students will earn credit as they gain invaluable and career-ready skills. Work alongside current University of Bristol students to uncover a time of turbulence, unrest and civil war.




10 unit credits, suggested as equivalent to 3 US semester credits or 5 ECTS.

 Applications are now closed for the 2020 summer school.


Contact us

If you have any questions, please get in touch.

Tel +44 (0)117 4283070

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