Archaeology Table

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Major

A major in Archaeology requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level units
(iii) 18 credit points of 3000-level units
(iv) 6 credit points of 3000-level Interdisciplinary Project units

Minor

A minor in Archaeology requires 36 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level units
(iii) 12 credit points of 3000-level units

1000-level units of study

ARCO1000
Ancient People: Hunters and Farmers
6    N ARCA1000
Semester 1
ARCO1001
Civilisations of the Ancient World
6    N ARCA1001
Semester 2

2000-level units of study

ARCO2001
Ancient Australia: Diverse adaptations
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology
Semester 1
ARCO2002
Ancient Australia: Shape and Connection
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Archaeology major.
Semester 1
ARCO2004
Ancient Levant: The Fertile Crescent

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology or 6 Junior credit points of ARCA and (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARTH1001 or HSTY1089)
N ARCA2604
Semester 2
ARCO2007
Ancient Greece
6    P 6 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology and 6 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History
N ARCA2612
Semester 1
ARCO2008
Ancient Italy: Etruscans and Romans
6    P 6 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology and 6 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History
N ARCA2615
Semester 2
ARCO2009
Village to City in Ancient Western Asia
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Archaeology major
Semester 1
ARCO2010
Early States in Bronze Age Western Asia

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Archaeology major.
Semester 2
ARCO2011
Growing Empires in Iron Age Western Asia
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Archaeology major
Semester 2
ARCO2101
Fundamentals of Archaeological Practice

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Archaeology major
N ARCA2601 or ARCA2639
Semester 2
ARCO2102
Archaeological Field Methods

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology or 6 Junior credit points of ARCA and (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARTH1001 or HSTY1089)
N ARCA2602
Semester 2
ARCO2103
Archaeology: Time and Materiality
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology
Semester 2
ARCO2105
Ancient Mobility to Modern Megalopolis
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology
Semester 2
ARCO2201
Field School in Greece

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology or 6 Junior credit points of ARCA and (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARTH1001 or HSTY1089)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive January
ARCO2202
Athens: Archaeology and Society

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Archaeology major
N ARCA2613

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive January
ANHS2606
The City of Rome: History and Landscape
6    P 6 Junior credit points in ANHS and 6 credit points in any of Ancient History, History, Archaeology, Philosophy, Greek (Ancient) or Latin or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology
Intensive January

3000-level units of study

ARCO3002
Australian Forager Economies
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology or 6 Junior credit points of ARCA and (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARTH1001 or HSTY1089)
N ARCA2640
Semester 2
ARCO3003
War and Peace in early West Asia

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in the archaeology major
Semester 1
ARCO3004
Art of ancient western Asia

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology or 6 Junior credit points of ARCA and (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARTH1001 or HSTY1089)
N ARCA2623
Semester 2
ARCO3005
Exploring the Silk Road
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology or 6 Junior credit points of ARCA and (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARTH1001 or HSTY1089)
N ARCA2633
Semester 1
ARCO3006
Ancient China Unearthed

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in the archaeology major
N ARCA2619
Semester 1
ARCO3007
Minoans and Mycenaeans
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in the archaeology major
N ARCA2610
Semester 2
ARCO3008
At Home in Ancient Greece

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology
N ARCA2611
Semester 2
ARCO3011
Pompeii and Herculaneum

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Ancient History or 6 Junior credit points of ARCA and (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARTH1001 or HSTY1089)
N ARCA2627
Semester 1
ARCO3012
The Archaeology of South Italy
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in the archaeology major
N ARCA2614
Semester 1
ARCO3101
Archaeology: History, Theory, Research
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology or [6 Junior credit points of ARCA or ACRO and (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARTH1001 or HSTY1089)]
N ARCA2635
Semester 1
ARCO3401
Australian Lithic Technology (Project 1)
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology
Semester 2
ARCO3402
Archaeozoology (Project 2)
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology
N ARCA2641
Semester 2
ARCO3403
Iconography in Archaeology (Project 3)
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology or 6 Junior credit points of ARCA and (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARTH1001 or HSTY1089)
N ARCA3620
Semester 2
ARCO3404
Archaeological Fieldwork (Project 4)
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology
Intensive July
BDES3030
Roman Architecture: Creation-Reception

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 Junior credit points of ARCA, OR (6 junior credit points of ARCA and 6 junior credit points of (ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARHT1001 or HSTY1089)), OR BDES2010
Semester 2

Interdisciplinary Project unit of study

Where this major is being completed as a first major towards a degree, students should ensure that the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study is undertaken.
Where this major is being completed as a second major from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences towards a degree, the Industry and Community Project unit of study is the appropriate unit to select.
ARCO3999
Interdisciplinary Impact
6    P Completion of at least 90 credit points
N Interdisciplinary Impact in another major
Intensive December
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
ARCO3998
Industry and Community Project
6    C Interdisciplinary Impact in any major.
Intensive April
Intensive August
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive July
Intensive June
Intensive March
Intensive May
Intensive November
Intensive October
Intensive September
Semester 1
Semester 2