Fieldwork is usually carried out during the summer vacation and involves participation in an approved excavation.
You can choose the project, although many students prefer to work on an excavation organised by a member of staff. Staff currently have field projects in:
3rd year student excavating at the Roman town of Venta Icenorum (Norfolk)
Field trips can vary in length from one day up to a week. Day trips may involve visits to local and national museums, or local archaeological sites, including visits to York and Lincoln. The longer trips include visits to Hadrian’s Wall and early Christian sites in Ireland.