Honors | Introduction to Prehistoric Archaeology (ANTH)
P200 | 21516 | April Sievert


Th 4:00-4:50pm

This course will introduce you to archaeology as it applies toward
understanding the cultural history of humankind. Archaeologists are
famous for using other people's garbage as their main source of
information, so this is essentially a course about junk. We will
discuss how archaeology of the things people left behind.

Format: There will be illustrated lectures, demonstrations, videos,
and hands-on lab exercises.

Evaluation: Tests, short papers, and a project.

Text: Archaeology by Colin Renfrew and Paul Bahn, plus e-reserve
readings.