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ARCO4104: Archaeological Research Themes

This unit explores the history and development of archaeological theory in order to understand the development of archaeological research themes. Students will learn how to apply and understand theoretical frameworks in the context of their own research.

Code ARCO4104
Academic unit Archaeology
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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None
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. During this course, students' research develops from theory, to original research questions, to projects, to the design of research methodology. Theoretical perspectives in archaeological research, their historical background and issues of contextual and ehtical relevalnce will be considered. The course will support students in developing independent research skills.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.