ARCHY 561 A: Dating Methods in Archaeology

Meeting Time: 
TTh 3:30pm - 6:20pm
Location: 
SMI 107
SLN: 
10490
Instructor:
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James K. Feathers
Catalog Description: 
Theory and method of dating in archaeology. How archaeologists determine time, in both relative and absolute senses. Methodology of stratigraphy, seriation, radiocarbon dating, dendrochronology, obsidian hydration dating and other methods. Special emphasis on, and laboratory experience in, luminescence dating.
Department Requirements: 
Archaeological Sciences Option
Credits: 
6.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
June 5, 2020 - 9:10pm