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Fundamentals of Archaeological Practice - ARCO2101

Year - 2019

Archaeological research requires a broad understanding of a range of practical aspects, incorporating field, lab and interpretive skills. Here we explore a diverse array of topics across a number of themes to introduce some of the major principles and practices in archaeological research.

Classes
1x1hr lecture/week, 1x2hr laboratory session/week

Assessment
1x2500wd Fieldwork Research Design (60%), 1x2000wd equivalent Laboratory Notebook (40%)

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 1000 level in the Archaeology major

Prohibitions

ARCA2601 or ARCA2639

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Archaeology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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