Units of Study


ARCA4011 - Archaeology Honours A

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Lesley Anne Beaumont
Phone: +61 2 9351 3790
Email: lesley.beaumont@sydney.edu.au

Description

The Honours program in Archaeology consists of: 
1. a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff; 
2. two seminars that meet weekly for two hours (or equivalent) each in Semester 1. 


The thesis should be of 18,000-20,000 words in length. Each seminar requires 6,000 words of written work or its equivalent. The thesis is worth 60% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars is worth 20%. 


The following seminars are on offer in 2014: 
History and Philosophy of Archaeology (Prof Alison Betts)
Approaches to Archaeological Research (Prof Alison Betts, Dr Ted Robinson and others). 


For more information, contact Professor Roland Fletcher (Chair of Department). 

Assessments

a thesis of 18000-20000 words and 6000 words of written work or its equivalent for each seminar

Classes

2x2-hr seminars/week, each seminar meets weekly for 2 hours for one semester (or equivalent)

Prerequisites

Credit average or better in 48 senior credit points of Archaeology (up to 18 credit points of cross-listed units admissable), inclusive of ARCA3601 or ARCA3602.

Additional Information

Please contact relevant Departmental staff for advice and assistance. All students with credit or above results are encouraged to apply for Honours.

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ARCA4011

Classical

           

 Friday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ARCA4011

Lecture

Near Eastern

Australasian

   

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