Introduction to Digital Archaeology


Course studies the radical changes that new methodologies and technologies have wrought in archaeology. Remote sensing technologies, digital tools, virtual reality systems for data recording, documentation, simulation and communication of archaeological data have profoundly changed archaeological field operations. Course surveys the state of the art in: techniques of digital recording and digital documentation; GIS and remote sensing; international case studies in digital archaeology; virtual reality and virtual simulation; Web and digital publications.
Curriculum Codes
  • R
  • STS
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • ARTHIST 547L
  • ISS 544L
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring