Mar 23, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Current Academic Year] 
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ANTH 261L4 Introduction to Archaeological Fieldwork [GELB]

One week of training in archaeological fieldwork.

Credit 3 hrs May not be repeated for additional credit
Grade Mode Normal (A-F) Course Rotation Summer I

Prerequisites - ANTH 150  
Other Restrictions -
Restriction by Major -
Restriction by Class - Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior standing

Rationale for Learning Beyond the Classroom - Students gain hands-on training and experience in archaeological fieldwork (reconnaissance, site surveys, and excavations) designed to prepare them for the field of Cultural Resource Management - the industry under which most archaeology is conducted within the U.S. The course provides the opportunity to apply what they have learned in the classroom to actual field experiences implementing methods while also serving the community. As such, the course provides students with the experience to evaluate their interests and goals for career paths in archaeology or related fields while also providing structured channels for professional development opportunities.

Keywords: Anthropology L4  
Equivalent Courses: ANTH 261
Updates: Change to number and approved for GELB 9/2020, effective Summer 2021; Course Rotation updated 5/2017; Change to prerequisite 4/2015, effective Summer 2015; Course Rotation added 12/2014; Change to number 4/2012

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