2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    May 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)
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ANTH 225 - Archaeological Field Methods Survey

Credits: 3
Introduction to archaeological field research that uses current survey and recording methods to identify archaeological sites.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Define the general theory and purpose behind archaeological survey
  2. Explain the legal issues that concern cultural resource management, including its purpose and goals
  3. Discuss the relationship between cultural resource management and archaeological survey
  4. Demonstrate a competency of site survey that includes map reading, using a compass, pedestrian survey that requires hiking in a variety of environments, and other pertinent skills
  5. Conduct field recording of archaeological sites, including pertinent geographical, cultural, and artifactual data extant on-site
  6. Record field data on IMACS forms or other acceptable site recording forms in the laboratory
  7. Summarize the results of survey in a professional manner

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade

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