Fall 2020
Buried Cities and Lost Tribes: Old World ASB222
3.00 Credit

Introduction to archaeology through discoveries and the researchers who made them. Emphasis on methods of archaeological fieldwork and what these discoveries reveal about humanity, including the nature of archaeological inquiry, the development of human social groups, the changing role of religion in evolving societies, the origins of agriculture, the origins of settled life ways, the rise of cities and complex societies, political strife across different cultures and the forces which tend to fragment societies. Examples drawn from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Pacific Islands, and Australia. Prerequisites: None.

Class Availability: Open
27 of 32 seats available
General Education Designations
G, H, HU, SB GE Codes
Class Number Delivery Days Dates Times Type
37372 In Person MWF August 24, 2020 - December 18, 2020 12:00pm - 12:50pm Lecture
Last full refund date Student Last Date to Withdraw Section no. Class Fees
August 31, 2020 October 11, 2020 0002 -

Books and Materials

Textbook information pending.

Location

  • Estrella Mountain Community College
  • Ocotillo Hall
  • OCT 121