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AR4006 - Archaeology Honours Seminar A

Credit points: 6
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Arts and Social Sciences (pre 2015)

Available only to students enrolled in the BA(Hons), BSc(Hons), BSocSc(Hons), GradDipArts and GradDipSocSc.

This subject surveys theoretical frameworks within the discipline of archaeology. A key aim is to guide students towards the development of theoretical perspectives for their research projects. Students are required to undertake intensive reading and discussion of literature in the discipline.

Learning Outcomes

  • acquire the skills required to engage in research associated with higher degree research projects;
  • cultivate a critical understanding of key debates in areas of research theory and/or methodology;
  • demonstrate the students knowledge of the discipline.

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Shelley Greer, Dr Matthew Leavesley
Lecturers: Dr Shelley Greer, Dr Matthew Leavesley.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
Assessment: presentations (50%); essays (50%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Shelley Greer, Dr Matthew Leavesley
Lecturers: Dr Shelley Greer, Dr Matthew Leavesley.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
Assessment: presentations (50%); essays (50%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.