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Excavating a Biblical City - OTS3702

Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Purpose: To enable students to understand how archaeological excavations create knowledge of ancient societies. They will be able to read and interpret archaeological reports on the excavations of a specific city from the Old Testament world. Moreover, they will be able to interpret various archaeological finds in terms of the historical period (e.g. the Middle or Late Bronze Age, phases of the Iron Age, the Persian, Hellenistic and Roman Periods) in which it was manufactured or from which it originated.