Course Catalog - 2018-2019

     

ANTH 364 - AFRICAN ARCHAEOLOGY

Long Title: AFRICAN ARCHAEOLOGY FIELD TECHNIQUES
Department: Anthropology
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Research
Credit Hours: 1 TO 6
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: In this course, basic field archaeology techniques are taught on-site in an archaeological context in Africa with emphasis on excavation methods, artifact recovery, and recording techniques. Students will excavate stone structures and a variety of historical deposits. Fieldwork takes place in Africa, June-July. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: ANTH 564. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ANTH 364 if student has credit for ANTH 564. Repeatable for Credit.
Course URL: http://www.songomnara.rice.edu/fieldschool.htm