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Unit of study_

Ancient Australia: Shape and Connection - ARCO2002

Year - 2020

This unit will explore the application of morphometry, the study of form or shape, and phylogeny, the study of evolutionary history and relationships, to the study of Australian archaeological phenomena.

1x2hr laboratory/week

1x4000wd Project Report (60%), 2x1000wd Laboratory Exercise (40%)


12 credit points at 1000 level in the Archaeology major.


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Archaeology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Courses that offer this unit

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