May 07, 2021  
2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog

ANT 121 Introduction to Archaeology

Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101 
3 credits

This course provides an introduction to the tools, methods and theories used in archaeology as well as an overview of northeastern U.S. prehistory. Students receive pre-excavation training prior to their participation in the investigation of a local prehistoric archaeological site. The analysis of recovered materials and the interpretation of the site provide the basis for the writing of an archaeological site report.