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804002 VO Dating methods (2005S)

Dating methods

0.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik

Weitere Termine: Do, 17.3.2005, 14:30-16 Uhr; ab 05.04.05 jeweils Di, 14:15-15:45; Ort: VERA-SR, Währinger Straße 17, Hoftrakt, 1090 Wien.


Language: German

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ECTS-points: 5
This lecture gives an introduction to "science-based" dating methods. Methods covering the time span relevant for archaeology, palaeontology and prehistory, will be presented in detail. Emphasis will be put on the well established 14C-method. In addition, methods applicable for geological time scales, (e.g. 40K/40Ar-method) will be discussed.

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