- Code ARCH2006
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Archaeology and Anthropology
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Archaeology
- Areas of interest Archaeology
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2014
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This course looks at the intriguing history of archaeological investigations. It focuses on the way influential discoveries were made, the influence of rivalries and political/social pressures on archaeological research, and the development of archaeological practice.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Students will acquire knowledge of the history of archaeological thought and an understanding of archaeological theory and practice.
Students explore the lives and discoveries of individual archaeologists in two tutorial presentations (15%) and their written summaries (15%), while they review schools of archaeological thought in a 3,000 word essay (70%).
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Normally offered in alternate years
2 hours of lectures and one hour of tutorial per week. . Students will normally spend an additional 4 hours per week in study.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Trigger, B. A History of Archaeological Thought, Cambridge University Press, 2006.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|9232||21 Jul 2014||01 Aug 2014||31 Aug 2014||30 Oct 2014||In Person||N/A|