GIS and Remote Sensing in the Archeological Landscape
The American University of Rome
Area of Study
Archaeology, Computer Info Systems, Information Technologies
Taught In English
An introductory methodology course and a level 200 archaeology course or permission of the instructor.
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
Geographical Information Science and Remote Sensing techniques can be used to explore archeological landscapes. This course will analyze these techniques through case-studies from different archeological periods and regions. The course will teach students to evaluate standard techniques and to map and analyze archeological data. Students will also critically asses the contribution of GIS to the theoretical and methodological development of landscape archeology.
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