645001 EX Historical Excursion: On the trail of mining in Tyrol

summer semester 2023 | Last update: 25.01.2023 Place course on memo list
EX Historical Excursion: On the trail of mining in Tyrol
EX 2
each semester

Acquisition of knowledge on the different forms of historic display and the skills to present historic relations on site and to deconstruct display formats. 

In the course of the excursion to mining sites in North and South Tyrol, basic knowledge of Tyrolean mining history is to be demonstrated. The temporal horizon ranges from prehistory to the 20th century. In the Lower Inn Valley in North Tyrol, archaeological findings from the Stone Age to the Iron Age are explored. The extraction of the raw materials flint, copper and iron are the central fields of interest. In the second part of the excursion, the second phase of the Tyrolean mining boom in the Middle Ages and the early modern period up to the 20th century will be illuminated using South Tyrolean examples. 

Guided tours in the field, presentations of the course instructor as well as of the students.

Participation in discussions, will be announced

Positive assessment of compulsory module 1


to be announced
Juni 2023, 4 Tage, Tirol zum Thema Bergbau mit Übernachtungen