(ANTH 385) Archaeology and Oceania
Introduction to basic archaeological concepts and methods, archaeology in Oceania, and decolonizing archaeology. Field trips to archaeological sites.
Course Learning Outcomes
- How to decolonize archaeology, cultural diversity, and how different cultures are affected by interpretations of the deep past.
- Learn about how archaeological method, theory and findings affects peoples’ perceptions of cultures and how to collaborate with communities will cultivate awareness and an interest in life-long learning.
- How to apply the anthropological theories they learn in ANTH 105 in practical ways if working in archaeology for long term cultural sustainability and preservation of the past.