MESĀ 626. Submerged Cultural Resource Management. 3 Credit Hours.

This course discusses various aspects and details of managing underwater cultural heritage/submerged cultural resources. Topics will include ethics, policies and procedures, marine protected areas, and federal, state, and international laws governing management of submerged archaeological sites. Specific focus is placed on examining the variety of management concepts and frameworks utilized both in the U.S. and internationally. Finally, the role and value of public archaeology in management is also presented and discussed.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.