Battlefields Uncovered: Summer School with Utrecht University

Battlefields Uncovered: An Introduction to Archaeological and Historical Investigations of Conflict.

26 June 2018 — 06 July 2018

At University College Roosevelt (UCR), Liberal Arts and Sciences College of Utrecht University, Middelburg, The Netherlands

Application Deadline 5 APRIL 2018

Waterloo Uncovered are proud to present a new summer school opportunity for 2018. Developed and accredited in partnership with Utrecht University, this is a great opportunity, for students and veterans alike, to learn more about Waterloo Uncovered and conflict archaeology.

This Course:

  • Is entry level, and suitable for anyone with an interest in archaeology or military history.
  • Is open to registered university students and to serving and former military personnel.
  • Requires no previous archaeological experience.

Join us and:

  • Take part in battlefield tours and interactive seminars with subject matter specialists.
  • Be taught by leading lecturers, including Prof. Tony Pollard (Director of the Centre for Battlefield Archaeology at the University of Glasgow)
  • Experience and handle real battlefield finds.
  • Gain unique access  to the latest results from key archaeological excavations
  • Explore the interaction between archaeological evidence and historical texts.
  • Discuss the way the past is remembered and presented
  • Meet people from a range of disciplines and backgrounds

Credits and fees:

  • Up to 4.0 ECTS Credits.
  • Course fee = € 795.00 (less food and accommodation).
  • Accommodation options include student housing (circa € 350).

For more information:

Visit the Battlefields Uncovered course page:, on the Utrecht Summer School website, or contact Course Coordinator Vicki Haverkate: