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ARCA3601 - Research in Australasian Archaeology

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Martin Paul King
Phone: +61 2 9036 7501 Monday to Thursday
Email: martin.king@sydney.edu.au

Description

An advanced seminar for students who wish to develop their research, analytical, writing and presentation skills by investigating a key area of contemporary archaeological research. Specific topics will vary from year to year with primary emphasis on Australasian archaeology (Asia, Australia, and the Pacific) placed in global perspective and/or current issues in archaeological theory, method and practice relevant to staff research projects (e.g. history and philosophy of archaeology, spatial analysis, digital methods, public archaeology and heritage studies, historical archaeology, archaeozoology, archaeologies of colonialism).

Assessments

1x4000wd research report (60%), 1x1500wd seminar paper (30%), 1x500wd seminar presentation (10%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

Prerequisites

18 senior credit points of Archaeology, including ARCA2635

 Friday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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