Dec 07, 2023  
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Mount Royal University 
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Mount Royal University

ANTH 3323 - Zooarchaeology

Credit(s): 3
Lecture Hour(s): 3
Lecture Hours Schedule Type: Lecture
Lab Hour(s): 3

In this lab-based course, students will develop a working knowledge of the method, theory, and practice of zooarchaeology. Learning will focus on the skeletal and taxonomic identification of animal remains, quantitative methods, and taphonomy. Students will also explore how zooarchaeological data are used to reconstruct past diet, environment, and society.

Prerequisite(s): ANTH 2102  or ANTH 2104 , or consent of the department.