1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

Courses

ANTH 3589-1: Landscape Archaeology
3.00
Archaeology Area Requirement

 

This course examines current archaeological approaches to the reconstruction and explanation of the ways in which humans at once shaped and adapted to past landscapes. It emphasizes current theory as well as GIS and statistical methods for the analysis of diverse data - from pollen spectra to topography. The course is structured around a series of projects in which students will have an opportunity to make sense of real archaeological data.