ANTH 379: Andean Archaeology

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Credits: 3

Examines 12,000 years of pre-Hispanic cultures of the Andean region of western South America. Focuses on the development and key achievements of some of the most remarkable civilizations of the New World, including the Chavin, Paracas, Cupisnique, Moche, Sicán, Nasca, Chimú, Wari, and lnka. Considers as well the nature, priorities, and accomplishments of scientific Andean archaeology. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: ANTH 135.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.