A one day course introducing nautical archaeology and the NAS. The day includes a mix of theory and practical sessions.
A two day course building on the knowledge and skills learnt during the NAS Introduction course, including theory and practical sessions.
A closer look at the naval weapons and their development in the run up to the First World War, including a chance to view some of the reserve collections and a demonstration firing of the Hotchkiss
In pairs or small groups you will be collect materials and build a coracle (basket boat), then put your building skills to the test by trying your coracle on the water.
From human and animal bones to plant remains and pollen, biological remains can provide information on past environments, economies, health and diet.
Participants must have attended the NAS Part 3 Course in marine geophysics or be able to demonstrate relevant, recent experience.
If you find the thought of using the National Archives daunting, or if you have tried to find documents with no success, this is the course for you.
Dates – 11th – 12th July 2015
Price – £70
Dates – 15th - 16th August 2015
Price – £195