Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2009/2010
Canadian Excellence

Archaeology
Department of Archaeology & Classical Studies

Honours BA, Options and Minor:

Department of Archaeology & Classical Studies

Adjunct Professor
  • William Finlayson, PhD, FRS(C)
  • Frances Stewart, PhD
Full-Time Faculty

 
Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
AR101 Archaeology: An Introduction [1] 0.5
AR102 Archaeology: Methods, Theory and Practice 0.5
AR103 Physical Anthropology and Human Prehistory 0.5
AR214 Greek Art and Archaeology 0.5
AR215 Roman Art and Archaeology 0.5
AR217 Archaeological Laboratory Methods [2] 0.5
AR219 Introduction to Field Archaeology 1.0
AR220 Introduction to Human Osteology 0.5
AR223 Paleolithic and Neolithic Cultures 0.5
AR225 The Hellenistic and Roman Near East [3] 0.5
AR226 Byzantine and Early Islamic Archaeology [4] 0.5
AR235 North American Prehistory 0.5
AR241 Historical Archaeology of North America 1500-1900 0.5
AR242 Current Issues in Historical Archaeology 0.5
AR244 Archaeology and the Physical Sciences [5] 0.5
AR246 Environmental Archaeology [6] 0.5
AR305 Archaeology of Egypt [7] 0.5
AR307 Archaeology of Mesopotamia [8] 0.5
AR313 Technology I: Tools, Techniques and Material Culture 0.5
AR321 The Greek Bronze Age 0.5
AR323 Greece and Anatolia in the Iron Age and Archaic Period 0.5
AR325 The Art and Architecture of Classical Greece 0.5
AR327 Hellenistic Art and Architecture 0.5
AR329 The Etruscans and Early Rome 0.5
AR331 The Art and Architecture of Imperial Rome 0.5
AR335 Ontario Prehistory 0.5
AR336 Cultural Resource Management in Archaeology 0.5
AR340 Directed Study in Archaeology 1.0
AR341 Analytical Archaeology 0.5
AR342 Methods and Principles in Industrial Archaeology 0.5
AR343 Topics in Industrial Archaeology 0.5
AR346 Archaeology of Ancient Palestine [9] 0.5
AR347 Archaeology of Syria and Jordan [10] 0.5
AR360 Development of Archaeological Theory 0.5
AR390 Special Topics 0.5
AR405 Forensic Archaeology 0.5
AR420 Early Turkey and Cyprus [11] 0.5
AR421 Burial Customs in the Ancient Levant [12] 0.5
AR440 Directed Study 0.5
AR452 Advanced Field Archaeology 1.0
AR453 Post-Excavation Analysis [13] 0.5
AR458 Roman Pottery and Other Artifacts from Excavation 0.5
AR461 Theory in Archaeology I [14] 0.5
AR462 Theory in Archaeology II [15] 0.5
AR490 Special Topics 0.5
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision April 14, 2009: All Honours programs in Archaeology and Classical Studies have been deleted and replaced with new programs as given below; AR205, AR206, AR245*, AR324, AR326, AR460* deleted and replaced; effective September 1, 2009.

  1. Editorial Revision July 21, 2009: AR101 description updated for new AR programs; effective September 1, 2009.

  2. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: AR217 New course; effective September 1, 2009.

  3. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: AR225/NE225 New course; effective September 1, 2009.

  4. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: AR226/NE226 New course; effective September 1, 2009.

  5. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: AR244 New course; effective September 1, 2009.

  6. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: AR246 New course; effective September 1, 2009.

  7. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: AR305/NE305 New course; effective September 1, 2009.

  8. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: AR307/NE307 New course; effective September 1, 2009.

  9. Editorial Revision November 13, 2009: AR346 Cross-listing added; effective Sept 1, 2009.

  10. Editorial Revision November 13, 2009: AR347 Cross-listing added; effective Sept 1, 2009.

  11. Senate Revision May 28, 2009: AR420 Prerequisite revised; effective September 1, 2009.
    Editorial Revision October 15, 2009: AR420 Prerequisite revised; effective immediately.
    Editorial Revision November 13, 2009
    : AR420 Cross-listing added; effective Sept 1, 2009.

  12. Senate Revision April 14, 2009: AR421/NE421 cross-listing with RE deleted, NE cross-listing added, prerequisite change; effective September 1, 2009.

  13. Senate Revision April 14, 2009: AR453 Title, description and prerequisite changes; effective September 1, 2009.

  14. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: AR461 New course; effective September 1, 2009.

  15. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: AR462 New course; effective September 1, 2009.