Academic Calendar - 2020 ARCHIVE

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2020ARCHIVE
Western Main Campus

Indigenous Studies 2234F/G


This course will focus primarily on the prehistory of the Peruvian Andes and Coast, with some overlap into Ecuador, Bolivia, Chile and Amazonia. We will study the area's archaeological record in some detail, touching on a variety of themes that are of general archaeological interest, e.g. agricultural origins, trade, the rise of complex societies, the role of religious ideology, and the interpretation of archaeological evidence.

Antirequisite(s): Anthropology 2234F/G.

Prerequisite(s): Anthropology 1020 (formerly Anthropology 1020E), Anthropology 1025F/G and Anthropology 1026F/G or Anthropology 2100, or Indigenous Studies 1020E.

Extra Information: 3 hours. Students intending to apply for the Archaeological Summer Field Course in Peru are strongly encouraged to take this course first (Main).

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: INDIGSTU

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