16:070:579 Archaeological Sciences

3 credits

This course highlights the importance of Natural Sciences in current archaeological research. This course aims to explain how archaeological remains are recovered and analyzed using an interdisciplinary approach, the principles of the analytical techniques used, how to calculate the uncertainty of results and predictions, which experiments can be set to further understand the archaeological record, and how to integrate different lines of evidence to support a scientific argument.

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Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Office Hours virtual, by appointment

Graduate Director
Erin Vogel
Office Hours virtual, Monday 2:30-4, by appointment

Graduate Assistant
Safiena Salaman