Archaeology and Society: Archaeological Evidence

Macquarie University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Archaeology and Society: Archaeological Evidence

  • Host University

    Macquarie University

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Greek Studies, History

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    12 credit points or 4 courses completed at the undergraduate level.

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This unit is an introduction to archaeological study of ancient Mediterranean societies, with particular reference to Greek and Roman culture. It investigates the results of archaeological fieldwork and examines the material remains of these societies. Included in the unit are studies of architecture, artefacts and ancient technology. This unit also incorporates practical analytical exercises of artefacts in the University's Museum of Ancient Cultures.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.