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Mustafa Aksel Casson
Seattle Campus

Principles of Archaeology

Techniques, methods, and goals of archaeological research. Excavation and dating of archaeological materials. General problems encountered in explaining archaeological phenomena.

Class description

Students are expected to learn the basic theoretical concepts and methodological techniques of modern scientific archaeology.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction


Recommended preparation

Attend lecture, read assigned text, attend sections.

Class assignments and grading

Three unit-based exams, weekly lab assignments, participation.

The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Mustafa Aksel Casson
Date: 11/15/2005