Units of Study
ARCA2605 - Archaeology of Aboriginal Australia
Semester 1, 2012 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Annie Clarke
An introduction to major research questions and issues in Australian Aboriginal archaeology. The unit examines archaeological evidence for over 40,000 years of Australia's pre-colonial Indigenous history and for interactions between Aboriginal peoples and outsiders from Indonesia, Britain and elsewhere over the last 300 years or so of Australia's colonial history. Case studies will be used to discuss issues of professional ethics and Indigenous community involvement in Australian archaeology.
1x3500wd essay (60%), 1x1500wd seminar paper (25%) and 1x1000wd in-class test (15%)
12 junior credit points of Archaeology
A timetable is not available for this session.
Please refer to the list of Units of Study on the left-hand menu to view the units on offer for the relevant academic year.
The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney