Nov 19, 2019  
2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog

ANT 317 - Fundamentals of Archaeology


Techniques of excavation and analysis; theoretical basis of methods and fundamental principles; application to specific case studies; the use of geological, biological, chemical and other tools in archaeological research. A one-day compulsory weekend field trip to local archaeological sites.

General Education Requirements: Applications of Scientific Knowledge and Cultural Diversity and International Perspectives Requirements.

Prerequisites: ANT 101 or ANT 170  or ANT 207 or permission. Required for Anthropology majors.

Course Typically Offered: Spring

Credits: 3