Course Description

Course Name

Settlement and Society in Scandinavian Scotland

Session: VGSS3120

Hours & Credits

20 Scotcat Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level


This course will take a detailed look, from an archaeological point-of-view, at the nature of settlement in Scotland in the period defined rather broadly from c.800-1300 AD. It will focus particularly, on rural settlement and economy.
a) 50% of the assessment from a 2-question 2-hour exam.
b) 50% of the assessment from a self-directed project on a topic to be approved by the Convenor.

*Course content subject to change