Maritime Archaeology Field School, spots still open, apply today

There are still places available for the Flinders University Maritime Archaeology Field School held on Phillip Island in Victoria, Australia, from January 28 to February 11, 2012.

The Maritime Archaeology Field School provides students with an introduction to the techniques of underwater survey, position fixing, mapping, photography, recording, excavation and conservation.  Some lectures and videos will be provided on the various research methods and techniques used by maritime archaeologists. The Field School will include practical exercises, field work and associated lecture/seminars.

The course is open to non-Flinders student for the cost of tuition. Credit for the course may be applied to home universities. This is a great opportunity for staff development training for current practicing professionals. For more details and to apply to the field school please see:

Any questions, just email

Wendy van Duivenvoorde, PhD
Lecturer in Maritime Archaeology
Department of Archaeology
Flinders University
GPO Box 2100
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Ph +61 8 8201 5195
Fx +61 8 8201 2784