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ARCHAEOLOGICAL STUDIES

ARC 390/590 Cr. 2
Archaeology for Teachers
This course explores methods and resources for applying archaeology in the regular precollegiate classroom. A brief overview of the science of archaeology, and the pre-European cultures
ARC 390/590 Cr. 2
Archaeology for Teachers
This course explores methods and resources for applying archaeology in the regular precollegiate classroom. A brief overview of the science of archaeology, and the pre-European cultures of Wisconsin and Minnesota is provided. Offered Sem. II. and Summer Session.
ARC 391/591 Cr. 2
Archaeology Field School for Teachers
Participants will experience the basic skills used in the excavation of archaeological sites, including surveying techniques, methods of excavation, compilation of field data and laboratory analysis. Practical application of the skills will be related to the classroom of the precollegiate instructor. Prerequisite: ARC 390/590. Repeatable for credit -- maximum 8. Offered Summer Session.
ARC 392/592 Cr. 2
Archaeology Laboratory
Methods for Teachers
Taking a hands-on approach to analyzing and interpreting archaeological remains, the class will integrate lectures with demonstrations, experiments, and supervised laboratory projects. Study will focus on the potential for interpreting human lifeways and adaptations to the environment from stone tools, ceramics, floral, and faunal remains. Practical application of the interpretation process will be related to the classroom of the precollegiate instructor. Prerequisite: ARC 391/591. Offered Sem. I, even-numbered years.
ARC 399/599 Cr. 1-3
Special Topics in Archaeology
Investigation of areas and topics of current archaeological interest not covered in the regular curriculum, ranging from local and regional to global archaeological issues and topics. Prerequisite: ARC 200. Repeatable for credit -- maximum 6.
ARC 409/609 Cr. 2-3
Readings and Research in Archaeology
Directed readings or research under the supervision of an instructor. Prerequisites: ARC 200 or 390/590, consent of supervising instructor, and minimum junior standing. Repeatable for credit -- maximum 6.


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