Near Eastern Archaeology

Near Eastern Archaeology
Peoples and culture history in Mesopotamia, Syria, Palestine, Egypt, 3500--500 B.C. Substantial reading, writing, discussion.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, Arr Lab
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining ANTHR 378
Course Outcomes

Archaeology in Mesopotamia, Syria, Palestine, & Egypt

Students will gain an introductory level understanding of the archaeology, history, and ancient cultural contexts of the major ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia, Syria, Palestine, and Egypt through readings, research assignments, and discussion.

Critical Thinking, Research, Analysis, and Writing

Students will increase their skill sets with regard to critical thinking, research, analysis of data, and writing through multiple types of course assignments including a final research paper project.