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ANTH ART CIS FORS GRK
Introduction to Museums, including their history and origins, decolonizing practices, and various aspects of working at a museum (exhibition, script writing, exhibition design, collections management, acquisitions, legal aspects of running a museum, and museum laws like NAGPRA).
Introduction to basic archaeological concepts and methods, archaeology in Oceania, and decolonizing archaeology. Field trips to archaeological sites.
Exploration of the varieties of intangible culture, the ethics and practices of documentation, and strategies for developing and managing conservation projects.
Introduction to basic principles of linguistics (phonetics, phonology, morphology, and syntax) in the context of language documentation. Language vitality, methods of language documentation, proper data management principles for language documentation, methods of language conservation.
A course devoted to the study of contemporary art and ideas through examining modern and postmodern art movements and creating artwork in these styles using a variety of media and modalities.
Introduction to computer aided design and drafting including 3D construction drafting; basics of boundary, site, construction, and topographic surveying. The content of this course will provide the foundational CAD (digital drafting) and surveying skills needed for students seeking work in construction and facilities management. The ability to create, read, and understand construction drawings, to implement their specifications, and accomplish basic surveying tasks will enable students to successfully complete advanced classes in construction and facilities management and manage construction and facilities.