Archaeology (ARKEO)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.

ARKEO 2010

The Near East is a land often defined by "firsts": the first cities, first writing, first empires. As a result, archaeology has long looked to the region for explanations of origins, particularly the origins ... view course details

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  • 17028ARKEO 2010  LEC 001

ARKEO 2135

This course will explore major themes in the archaeology of the South Asian subcontinent from the earliest palaeolithic hunter gatherers to the development of large empires in the mid first millennium ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ANTHR 2135ASIAN 2265

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  8382ARKEO 2135  LEC 001

ARKEO 2140

Archaeology is the exploration of the human past through the study of material remains made and used by people in the past. However, this field of study has inspired endless theories of ancient aliens, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ANTHR 2140

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16909ARKEO 2140  LEC 001

ARKEO 2201

Throughout most of the human career, people survived by hunting and gathering wild foods. The advent of food production is one of the most profound changes in (pre)history. This course examines the current ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ANTHR 2201

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16847ARKEO 2201  LEC 001

ARKEO 2285

Throughout Greek and Roman history, the idea of Egypt inspired powerful imaginative responses ranging from fascination to fear. This course investigates Egyptian interactions with the Greco-Roman world ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ANTHR 2285CLASS 2685NES 2985

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16104ARKEO 2285  LEC 001

  • 16105ARKEO 2285  DIS 201

  • 16106ARKEO 2285  DIS 202

ARKEO 2522

This course examines the production and exchange of wine, beer, coffee and tea, and the social and ideological dynamics involved in their consumption. We start in ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia, and end ... view course details

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ARKEO 2620

Various American Indian civilizations and European cultures have altered the landscape to meet the needs of their cultures. Students learn how to interpret the American Indian and Euro-American landscapes ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LA 2620

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6925ARKEO 2620  LEC 001

  • Recommended prerequisite: LA 2610 or ARKEO 2610 or permission of instructor.

ARKEO 2640

An introduction to the origins and development of Western medicine in ancient Greece and Rome. We will read a variety of sources on the ancient theory and practice of medicine, including pre-Hippocratic ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BSOC 2640CLASS 2640

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16092ARKEO 2640  LEC 001

  • 16093ARKEO 2640  DIS 201

  • 16094ARKEO 2640  DIS 202

  • 16654ARKEO 2640  DIS 203

ARKEO 2668

The course surveys the history and culture of pharaonic Egypt from its prehistoric origins down to the early first millennium bce. Within a chronological framework, the following themes or topics will ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: JWST 2668NES 2668

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7367ARKEO 2668  LEC 001

ARKEO 2700

Why did the Gorgon turn people into stone? Did Cleopatra really have such a big nose? Did the Romans make wax death masks? Should the British Museum return the Parthenon Marbles to Greece? Come and explore ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ARTH 2200CLASS 2700

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7734ARKEO 2700  LEC 001

  •  7797ARKEO 2700  DIS 201

  •  7798ARKEO 2700  DIS 202

ARKEO 3000

Undergraduate students pursue topics of particular interest under the guidance of a faculty member. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6047ARKEO 3000  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Alexandridis, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8972ARKEO 3000  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Anderson, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8973ARKEO 3000  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Barrett, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8974ARKEO 3000  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Baugher, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8975ARKEO 3000  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Cohen Suarez, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8976ARKEO 3000  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8977ARKEO 3000  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Gleach, F

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8978ARKEO 3000  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Gleason, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8979ARKEO 3000  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Henderson, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8980ARKEO 3000  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Jordan, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8981ARKEO 3000  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Khatchadourian, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8982ARKEO 3000  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Manning, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8983ARKEO 3000  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Monroe, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8984ARKEO 3000  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Monroe, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8985ARKEO 3000  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Platt, V

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8986ARKEO 3000  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Rebillard, E

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8987ARKEO 3000  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Russell, N

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8988ARKEO 3000  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Smith, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8989ARKEO 3000  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8990ARKEO 3000  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Volman, T

ARKEO 3230

Human-animal relationships are often seen in utilitarian, especially nutritional terms. This is especially true of the analysis of animal remains from archaeological sites. It is clear, however, that animals ... view course details

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  • 16849ARKEO 3230  LEC 001

ARKEO 3245

This course considers the possibility of connections between the America and the Old World before the Spanish "discovery" not only as an empirical question, but also as an intensely controversial issue ... view course details

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  • 16882ARKEO 3245  LEC 001

ARKEO 3256

This course is a survey of the rise and decline of civilizations in the Andean region of western South America before the European invasion.  We begin with a consideration of Andean environments and an ... view course details

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  • 16802ARKEO 3256  LEC 001

ARKEO 3600

Various American Indian civilizations as well as diverse European cultures have all exerted their influences on the organization of town and city living. The course considers how each culture has altered ... view course details

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  •  6926ARKEO 3600  LEC 001

ARKEO 4211

Ceramics are among the most ubiquitous materials in the archaeological record. From prehistory to the present, the manipulation of clay to form pottery and other synthetic objects has transformed domains ... view course details

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  • 17200ARKEO 4211  SEM 101

ARKEO 4254

This seminar provides a higher-level general introduction to, and survey of, contemporary theories, methods, and approaches in the archaeology of the Mediterranean world. Rather than focusing on a specific ... view course details

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  • 17814ARKEO 4254  SEM 101

ARKEO 4351

Seminar topics rotate each semester. view course details

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  • Topic: Ravenna

  • 16747ARKEO 4351  SEM 101

ARKEO 4748

Classical literature has bequeathed us the names of many celebrated Greek artists, from Pheidias, who made the colossal statue of Olympian Zeus, to Apelles, the court painter of Alexander the Great. Strikingly, ... view course details

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  • 16399ARKEO 4748  SEM 101

ARKEO 4981

Independent work under the close guidance of a faculty member. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6046ARKEO 4981  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

ARKEO 4982

The student, under faculty direction, will prepare a senior thesis. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6045ARKEO 4982  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

ARKEO 6000

Graduate students pursue advanced topics of particular interest under the guidance of a faculty member(s). view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6044ARKEO 6000  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Alexandridis, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9001ARKEO 6000  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Anderson, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9002ARKEO 6000  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Barrett, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9003ARKEO 6000  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Baugher, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9004ARKEO 6000  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Cohen Suarez, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9006ARKEO 6000  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9007ARKEO 6000  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Gleach, F

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9008ARKEO 6000  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Gleason, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9009ARKEO 6000  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Henderson, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9010ARKEO 6000  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Jordan, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9011ARKEO 6000  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Khatchadourian, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9012ARKEO 6000  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Manning, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9013ARKEO 6000  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Monroe, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9014ARKEO 6000  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Monroe, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9015ARKEO 6000  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Platt, V

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9016ARKEO 6000  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Rebillard, E

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9017ARKEO 6000  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Russell, N

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9018ARKEO 6000  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Smith, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9019ARKEO 6000  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9020ARKEO 6000  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Volman, T

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9161ARKEO 6000  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Suvrathan, U

ARKEO 6211

Ceramics are among the most ubiquitous materials in the archaeological record. From prehistory to the present, the manipulation of clay to form pottery and other synthetic objects has transformed domains ... view course details

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  • 17206ARKEO 6211  SEM 101

ARKEO 6230

Human-animal relationships are often seen in utilitarian, especially nutritional terms. This is especially true of the analysis of animal remains from archaeological sites. It is clear, however, that animals ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16851ARKEO 6230  LEC 001

ARKEO 6245

This course considers the possibility of connections between the America and the Old World before the Spanish "discovery" not only as an empirical question, but also as an intensely controversial issue ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16884ARKEO 6245  LEC 001

ARKEO 6351

Seminar topics rotate each semester. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • Topic: Ravenna

  • 16742ARKEO 6351  SEM 101

ARKEO 6610

The Near East is a land often defined by "firsts": the first cities, first writing, first empires. As a result, archaeology has long looked to the region for explanations of origins, particularly the origins ... view course details

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  • 17031ARKEO 6610  LEC 001

  • 17931ARKEO 6610  DIS 201

ARKEO 7254

This seminar provides a higher-level general introduction to, and survey of, contemporary theories, methods, and approaches in the archaeology of the Mediterranean world. Rather than focusing on a specific ... view course details

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  • 17818ARKEO 7254  SEM 101

ARKEO 7256

This course asks how anthropologists articulate the relevance of our work in theoretical and political terms by staging an encounter between three disparate strands of scholarship: anthropology of the ... view course details

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  • 16805ARKEO 7256  LEC 001

ARKEO 8902

Students, working individually with faculty member(s), prepare a master's thesis in archaeology. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6043ARKEO 8902  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Alexandridis, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 18424ARKEO 8902  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Anderson, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 18425ARKEO 8902  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Barrett, C

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  • 18426ARKEO 8902  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Baugher, S

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  • 18427ARKEO 8902  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Cohen Suarez, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 18428ARKEO 8902  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

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  • 18429ARKEO 8902  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Gleach, F

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  • 18430ARKEO 8902  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Gleason, K

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  • 18431ARKEO 8902  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Henderson, J

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  • 18432ARKEO 8902  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Jordan, K

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  • 18435ARKEO 8902  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Khatchadourian, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 18436ARKEO 8902  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Manning, S

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  • 18437ARKEO 8902  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Monroe, C

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  • 18438ARKEO 8902  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Monroe, L

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  • 18439ARKEO 8902  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Platt, V

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  • 18440ARKEO 8902  RSC 716

    • TBA
    • Rebillard, E

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 18441ARKEO 8902  RSC 717

    • TBA
    • Russell, N

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  • 18442ARKEO 8902  RSC 718

    • TBA
    • Smith, A

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  • 18443ARKEO 8902  RSC 719

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 18444ARKEO 8902  RSC 720

    • TBA
    • Volman, T