ANTH 1121/1192 - Archaeological Field Methods with Laboratory
4credit hour(s)Pre- or corequisite:IRW 0980 or appropriate placement score or CSE 1101. Archaeological Field Methods with Laboratory surveys the scientific techniques and methods used by archaeologists to make inferences about the human past. Students will learn how and why archaeologists design research projects, and receive hands-on training in field techniques, artifact identification, and archaeological analysis. In addition, the course will cover ethical issues in archaeology as well as explain federal and state preservation laws and describe their impact on archaeological sites.