HISP645 Archaeology and Preservation

Course

Overview

Faculty Assigned
Credits
3
Term
Spring

Synopsis

Catalog Description

This course will introduce students to issues related to archaeological resources and preservation. Topics will include method and theory in American archaeology, archaeology in support of architectural history, archaeology and the NHPA, archaeological site preservation and conservation, and curation and collections management. Students will have a chance to work at an archaeological site to experience field excavation techniques and challenges, and will visit other archaeological sites and curation facilities in the area. (Previously HISP619A)

Prerequisites

Permission of ARCH-Historic Preservation Program.