Dr. Niamh Hamill, Academic Director of Intercultural Ireland

Hi, I’m Dr. Niamh Hamill, and I'll be teaching this short lesson about the Stone Age Period, and what we can learn from the ancients. We'll be looking at how the first people arrived from Europe into Ireland, and how they created their secular and sacred spaces, many of which are still on the landscape, and inspire our creative imagination.

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This lesson uses the stone-age period in Ireland (10000BC-2000 BC) as a platform for exploring ideas on ethnicity and identity, environment and sustainability, cultural practices and rituals, engineering and technology

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