CAH3852 - World Archaeology

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course introduces the basic concepts, theories and methods of archaeology, and provides a survey of archaeological excavations and discoveries around the world, including the Near East, Africa, China, Europe, and the Americas, with an emphasis on two or three regions. It explores the past cultures and societies through their material remains and examines the techniques for investigating, interpreting archaeological sites and findings, and the development of the archaeology discipline.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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