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COURSE DATE Saturday the 10th of December 2016

TIME 10am - 3pm

COST £27

TUTOR  Sofia Tecce

LOCATION This course will be taught in the classroom at our Wath-Upon-Dearne site.

DESCRIPTION An introduction to the theory and methods used to study animal bones.

This course will cover the importance of animal bones in Archaeology and how they are excavated, how to identify different anatomical parts from the animal bone remains, how to identify different species, how to recognize marks on the bones and identify their origin (for example, butchery marks and pathologies), how to age and sex bones and to understand what a zooarchaeological analysis entails and how it is done.

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