ANT200H5 • Introduction to the Practice of Archaeology

Description

Archaeological theory, method and technique. Principles of scientific research will be applied to archaeological information. The course will cover the following topics: how archaeology applies the scientific method; how archaeological projects are planned and organized; how archaeological data are recovered through survey, excavation and other means; how archaeological data are organized and analyzed to produce information about the human past; the major theoretical paradigms that archaeologists use to interpret the human past.

Prerequisites
Exclusions
Distribution Requirement
Science
Total Instructional Hours
24L/12P
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area
Anthropology