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HIS 188

FIELD SURVEY TECHNIQUES/ARCHAEOLOGY

(3 CR.)

Provides an introduction to basic field techniques used in surveying archaeological and architectural sites. Emphasizes hands-on experience in both classroom and field work. Includes methods to identify and record archaeological sites and standing structures, to nominate sites to the National Register of Historic Places, to address relevant preservation laws, and to preserve, mark, and catalogue artifacts in the laboratory. Lecture 3 hours per week.

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