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  • Locations: Crete, Greece
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: Rhodes College applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Class Standing: 6. Sophomore, Junior, Senior Minimum GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Archaeology Language of Instruction: English
Type of Program: Academic Study
Program Description:

Applications for 2018 will be available at a later date, please contact the professor in charge of this program for more information on Summer 2018.

Program Name:

Rhodes Art and Art History Maymester:  Archaeological Fieldwork in Greece

Program Description:
This program is a supervised training course in the methods of Classical archaeology at a controlled excavation and in the relationship between newly discovered artifacts and those in museums. Students will live in Greece and participate as crewmembers in the excavation, registration, restoration, and publication of archaeological objects.  They will also study famous art objects and sites in an academic and museum setting, tracing the life history of such an object from discovery to display and publication.  Focusing on Crete in the Bronze Age, ca. 3000-1100 BCE, students will have the opportunity to examine the art of the Minoans at first hand.

You can find the Preliminary Syllabus Here:  ART 375 Preliminary Syllabus Summer 2017.docx

Course Credit:
4 credits, fulfills F5 and F11, also counts toward Ancient Studies requirement for Art History major or counts as an elective for any major in Dept. of Art and Art History
F5 and F11 credits

Location and Dates:
Crete, Sitia, Greece
June 17 - July 16, 2017

Students must be in good social standing at the time of application and remain in good social standing throughout the spring semester.  

Enrollment is limited, students are recommended to be in contact with Professor Clinton directly no later than January 2017

Program Fee:

Faculty Contact:
Dr. Miriam Galadriel Clinton - clintonm@rhodes.eduz

This program is currently not accepting applications.