Above-Ground Archaeology
0.5 Credit

Archaeologists working in urban areas with industrialized landscapes require specialized knowledge to excavate, record and conserve these heritage resources. A survey of industries from the pre-industrial era of North America up to the industrial revolution provides a background for the archaeological investigation of industrial sites. Methods of studying and recording this type of ‘built heritage' as required by modern heritage legislation are introduced and employed in a local-history case study.†

Additional Course Information
Registration status: Year 3.