Participate in a research project around the topic of Archaeology of the coastal zone, with excavations of graves and houses from Iron Age-Middle Ages. The project is led by Associate Professor Dan Carlsson who has extensive experience of archaeology on Gotland.
You can choose to participate 2, 3 or 5 weeks. The course is dedicated to beginners as well as more experienced diggers, from Sweden and elsewhere. Activities include fieldwork, lectures and an excursion to the Gotland Museum. Working languages are Swedish and English.
For further information, see www.gotland-fieldschool.com
Hemse, southern Gotland
Two weeks 27 June–8 July
Two weeks July 18–29
Three weeks 27 June–15 July
Five weeks 27 June–29 July
The last date for applying and for payment of the registration fee is May 1, 2022. The course might be fully booked before the last date to apply, so remember to make an early application.
Course fee including board and lodging (full board)
Course fee including lunch, morning and afternoon coffee and dinner.
tel. +4670 311 80 32
MA Alice Rosa Brusin
You apply by the button "Sign up for the course"
After your application form has been received, we will send an email regarding the status of your application and information about how to pay the non-refundable application fee of $450 USD.
All students are considered preliminarily accepted until the final payment has been registered with us. Please note that there might be a time difference as we operate from Sweden. Your confirmation email will arrive 1-2 working days after we have received your application form.
To apply, you do not need to have any previous excavation experience as the course is set at a beginner's level. We encourage college or university students of all levels to apply.
We do, however, have an age limit of 18. This means you have to be born 2003 or earlier to take the course in 2022.
If you cancel no later than 4 weeks before the course start, the fee will be refunded in addition to an administration fee of USD 450.
Exceptions from this are made if you become ill, then a medical certificate is required. The course fee is then refunded in addition to an administration fee of SEK 500.
Gotland Folk High School reserves the right to cancel the course in the event of too few registrations. If the school has to cancel a course, the fees paid will be refunded.
As a cours parcparticipant, you have full board. That includes accommodation, breakfast, morning coffee, lunch, afternoon coffee, dinner and evening coffee.
Folkbildning sedan 1876 där människor, kulturer, livsvillkor och intressen möter varandra.
Vi är en del av Region Gotland
Telefon Hemse: 0498-20 36 50
Telefon Fårösund: 0498-20 38 80