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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANTH 341 - Issues, Methods Archaeological Rsrch

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
This course provides students with hands-on training in the fundamentals of archaeological research and its conduct in the real world. Topics covered focus on methods used to organize the collection and study of various kinds of archaeological data as they pertain to the research questions archaeologists hope to answer. Specific topics include: archaeological research design, quantitative analysis and issues in archaeological sampling, analysis of lithic and ceramic artifacts, paleoenvironmental reconstructions and geoarchaeology, the development and testing of quantitative predictive models, and the application of these methods in cultural resource management.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
University Breadth: Social and Behavioral Sciences College of Arts and Sciences Breadth: GROUP C: A&S Social & Behavioral Sci Requirement Designations: Discovery Learning Experience Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring
General Education Objectives:
GE1A: Read Critically GE1B: Analyze Arguments and Information GE1C: Engage in Constructive Ideation GE2A: Communicate Effectively in Writing GE2B: Communicate Orally GE2C: Communicate Through Creative Expression GE3A: Work Collaboratively Across a Variety of Cultures GE3B: Work Individually Across a Variety of Cultures GE4: Critically Evaluate Ethical Implications GE5A: Reason Quantitatively GE5B: Reason Computationally GE5C: Reason Scientifically