060064 VU Introduction to Environmental Archaeology (2020S)
- Anmeldung von Sa 01.02.2020 12:00 bis Fr 28.02.2020 23:59
- Abmeldung bis Do 30.04.2020 23:59
Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert
Due to the current situation, it is not possible to predict when the next classroom teaching event will take place. Please note the following changes.Lectures: VU meetings will continue on Monday mornings at 09:00, using the chat application on Moodle. We will have our weekly discussion and answer questions from the lecture and readings. Student introduction of 1 session topic has been dropped. Weekly lecture notes and the powerpoint with audio commentary are uploaded to Moodle.Assignments: Students will attend the weekly chat (or use the Forum if network connections fail). Written assignments are not changed.Office hours: Students can schedule Skype or Google 'office hours' meetings with the instructor. Email or sms Salisbury to arrange a date and time. Wednesdays at 13:00 are best.
Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung
Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel
Active participation in group discussions, including introducing 1 topic discussion question.
Individual written assignments (under guidance by instructor, 2 article summaries chosen by student and covering 2 separate methods or concepts; 1 research topic and bibliography; 1 written research paper c. 3000 words).
Course will be entirely in English.
Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab
Participation in discussions (including presentation of 1 discussion topic) and completion of written assignments: 40%
Written article or book summaries (2): 20%
Submission of Individual Written Assignment (ca. 3000 words, 7 pages + tables, charts, references): 40%
Dincauze, D.F., 2000. Environmental archaeology: principles and practice. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.Reitz et al., 2008. Case Studies in Environmental Archaeology. Springer, New York.Reitz & Shackley 2012. Environmental Archaeology. Springer, New York.Selected literature (will be provided)