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SUMMER SCHOOL in rock-art Valcamonica 2015

The Centro Camuno di Studi Preistorici, which is from 50 years the avant-garde in the rock-art recording and analysis techniques, organizes a summer school on rock-art recording from 8 to 20 June 2015, in Valcamonica - Italy

Ulf Bertilsson - SHFA Institutionen för Historiska studier, Göteborgs University, Svezia; CCSP scientific management
Mila Simões de Abreu - Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Portogallo; CCSP scientific management

The summer school aims to form new profiles able to operate in the rock-art recording and with specific proficiencies on:
• Tracing on engraved rocks (both pecking and philiform)
• Identification and analysis of superimpositions
• Laboratory and digitalization of tracings
• Manage and implementation of database
• Total station / GPS
• 3D (Structure from Motion)
• Application of the learned techniques in different environment and context (recording on rock, in churches)


REQUISITES: The summer school is mainly addressed to university students and graduates. People interested must send the application form for the participation by the 15th of May 2014, accompanied by the curriculum and a cover letter. The application forms not accompanied by the curriculum and cover letter won't be considered.
Priority will be given to students and graduates in archaeology. If there will be vacant places, other candidatures will be considered.

Details and modalities of participation
The summer school will take place from the 8th to the 20th of June 2015, at Foppe di Nadro (Riserva naturale delle incisioni rupestri di Ceto, Cimbergo e Paspardo), Valcamonica - Italy.
The participation fee will be 300 € (comprehensive of inscription to Centro Camuno di Studi Preistorici) and includes classes, training on the field, guided tour to the main rock-art parks (the park tickets are not included), didactic materials and tutoring.
To the first 10 registered will be offered 7 days of free accommodation at the guesthouse of the Riserva at Nadro di Ceto, the others will find accommodation in subsidized structures.

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