Serbia: The Jadar Project: Archaeological Dig and Field School in Western Serbia
Summer Session II — 2013
This is a great opportunity to explore your interest in or deepen your knowledge of archaeology field research methods. Work and learn alongside Professor Arthur Bankoff, chair of the Department of Anthropology and Archaeology, and a team of archaeologists from the United States and Serbia on a dig in western Serbia, near Loznica. This hands-on archaeological field school will survey Bronze Age sites, surveying and the exploration of life 3,500 years ago. This amazing three-week program includes weekend excursions to various scenic and historical sites. Students will be housed in a modern hotel close to the excavation site. Trips are taken to important sites, museums and tourist attractions. No prior experience is required.
This program is open to all undergraduate and graduate students, and all majors.
July 4 – July 25
$2,653 (includes international airfare, health/travel insurance, program-related transportation in Serbia, housing and some meals)
$200, plus Brooklyn College tuition. Non-tuition out-of-pocket costs include estimated costs for personal expenses, Internet/phone and out-of-pocket meals.
Courses and Credits
Participants will register for the following six-credit course:
- ANTH 3470: Summer Archaeological Field School
Financial Aid / Scholarships
Financial aid does apply, and alternative loans are available. Scholarships that apply to this program are: SASA, Gilman, Furman, STOCS, among others. (See the Scholarship listing on the IEGE website.)
How to Apply
- Complete and submit the IEGE Notification of Study Abroad/Brooklyn College Study Abroad Application (pdf) and submit it via e-mail to the International Education and Global Engagement office, or in person at the IEGE office, 1108 Boylan Hall.
- Contact the program director to express your interest.
March 15, 2013 Deadline extended to April 5
Professor Arthur Bankoff (Program Director)
Anthropology and Archaeology
International Education and Global Engagement
1108 Boylan Hall