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ARCA1002 - Archaeology: An Introduction

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Sarah Colley

Description

Archaeology is a dynamic world-wide discipline which draws on both the sciences and humanities to interpret material remains of the human past. This unit introduces key aspects of archaeological method and theory and explores links between archaeological practice and heritage issues of wide public interest based on archaeological case studies. It provides an essential introduction for senior units of study in Archaeology and will also interest anyone with a more general interest in this fascinating and topical field of study.

Assessments

two class tests (equivalent to 1000 words) (20%) and six workshop exercises (equivalent to 3500 words) (80%)

Classes

2x1 hour lectures, and 1x2 hours of workshops per week (weeks 4-9)

Prohibitions

ARPH1001

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