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Archaeological Field School

ANTH - 250

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

This course introduces students to all major elements of archaeological method and analysis through hands on participation in an ongoing archaeological project. Students will actively participate as responsible members of a research team. They will learn archaeological excavation techniques, stratigraphic and artifact analyses, methods of recording data and finds, and site conservation. Students are expected to live in a cooperative group at the field school camp while participating in the project. Permission of instructor required.