1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

ANTH 2800

Course Name: 
Introduction to Archaeology
Career: 
Undergraduate
Units: 
3.00

This course introduces the history and goals of archaeological research, different theoretical approaches to the study of ancient societies and culture change, and archaeological methods. Alongside this study of archaeological method and theory, we will explore major transformations in human history through archaeological case studies and discoveries from important sites worldwide. The class meets as a lecture on Monday and Wednesday and students take an additional mandatory discussion section.

Professor/s: 
Requirements: 
Archaeology Area Requirement