ANTH 22 Bay Area Archaeology: 1539-1846 (1)
Lec-18, field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
Examination of the archaeological record left behind by early Spanish, Russian, and Mexican explorers and colonizers in the San Francisco Bay Area. Emphasis placed on artifacts, sites, and material culture to understand sociocultural behavior and organization, and Native American acculturation.
Offered on occasion
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Appraise and contrast major archaeological theories.
- Outcome 2: Consider and evaluate basic archaeological methodology.
- Outcome 3: Compare and contrast the core concepts of anthropology, including cultural relativism, ethnocentrism, and acculturation as they pertain to San Francisco Bay Area archaeology.
- Outcome 4: Identify, compare, and evaluate archaeological sites and artifacts found in the San Francisco Bay Area associated with the colonial period.
- Outcome 5: Summarize and evaluate the contributions of the early European explorers and settlers to the development and growth of the San Francisco Bay Area.