MESĀ 615. Marine Archaeological Survey and Technology. 3 Credit Hours.

This course is designed to provide students with an introduction to current technologies and marine remote sensing tools utilized in archaeological survey. Instruction in the use of technology such as the magnetometer, sidescan sonar, sector scan sonar, scanning lasers, and other tools are covered. The use of data acquisition software and the post processing of data are also key elements of this course. There is a significant component of this course utilizing boats and also a smaller diving component.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.