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Buried Cities and Lost Tribes: Old World (ASB222) 3 Credits

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.

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20665 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Soc/Behavioral Bldg. SBW 110
Hybrid 08/26/2021 - 10/15/2021 Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • L. Marsio
13 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class meets for an 8-week period during the full length semester. Students should expect an increased amount of work each week during the 8 weeks as compared to the same class offered in the full semester. Students are encouraged to work with an academic advisor to be sure their course load is balanced over the course of a given semester.
      HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 20665 costs include ASB Course Fee: $4