- Code ARCH8002
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Archaeology
- Areas of interest Anthropology, Archaeology, Pacific Studies, Asia-Pacific Studies, Linguistics
- Work Integrated Learning Fieldwork
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Stuart Bedford
- Mode of delivery In Person
Winter Session 2023
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ARCH8002 is run as an intensive field course which aims to provide students with experience in excavation, stratigraphic recording, site planning, artefact recording and an understanding of the complex relationships between sites and the landscapes in which they occur. Emphasis is on learning and refining high level technical skills and understanding how these can be applied to better understand archaeological site formation processes and environmental management issues at the site scale, working in Australia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific.
Due to logistical limitations, this course has a maximum enrolment of 10 students. These students will be selected based on short written statements submitted as part of the application process.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Varies depending on the specific topic offered and will be described in the Other Information section for each new class when it is added.
Work Integrated Learning
This WIL activity offers you first-hand experience to understand theories, develop skills and apply that knowledge.
Students are required to participate in a competitive selection process in order to gain access to this course. For information on the application process, please visit: https://anu-au-sa.terradotta.com/
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The standard workload for a 6 unit course is 130 hours in total, including both in class time and independent study. The schedule for this course varies depending on the specific topic offered and will be described in the Other Information section for each new class when it is added.
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Culture History and Language to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
Course materials will be available on the Wattle page.
No assumed knowledge necessary. However, enrolment in at least one 6 unit 1000 level ARCH or Pacific related course is recommended
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
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- 6 units
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