MESĀ 614. Underwater Archaeology Field Techniques. 3 Credit Hours.

This course is designed to provide students the practical and scientific tools necessary to conduct archaeological investigations in underwater contexts. Critical skills such as baseline mapping, trilateration, artifact illustration, photography, and others are discussed, practiced, and ultimately applied during summer fieldwork. Site visits to nearby shipwrecks are also a possible component of the course. Please note that there is a significant amount of diving to complete this this course.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.