Field Work and Technical Skills
Graduate students will be competent in archaeological field work and the analysis of archaeological materials. Specific technical skills attained include understanding and use of a system of archaeological site documentation and excavation, using a total station, global positioning systems, and using appropriate analysis tools in site exploration and interpretation. (ANTHR 501, ANTHR 502, ANTHR 530, ANTHR 59R, ANTHR 599R, ANTHR 695R).
Graduate students will create and present professional quality papers on archaeological data with both descriptive and analytical emphases including presenting papers and posters at professional meetings and/or submitting written findings to journals or other professional outlets. Graduate student scholarly productivity is compiled each year. (ANTHR 500, ANTHR 501, ANTHR 502, ANTHR 511, ANTHR 512, ANTHR 522, ANTHR 524, ANTHR 525, ANTHR 526, ANTHR 530, ANTHR 535, ANTHR 562, ANTHR 564, ANTHR 565, ANTHR 566, ANTHR 580, ANTHR 590R, ANTHR 596, ANTHR 599R, ANTHR 694R, ANTHR 695R).