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Academic Qualifications to Be An Archaeologist
Academic Qualifications to Be An Archaeologist
The minimum academic requirement to work as a field archaeologist is a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) or a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree and field work experience....
Basic Archaeological Theory
Basic Archaeological Theory
Uninformed diggers can potentially ruin the hidden treasures of an archaeological site. By employing calculated prediction and archaeological theory, intelligent…...
Ethics and Morals
Ethics and Morals
The archaeologist must comply with the ethical and moral standards agreed by modern mainstream, archaeological professionalism....
Glossary of Archaeology Terms
Glossary of Archaeology Terms
Archaeology has developed its own unique jargon. Understanding the basics will assist to cultivate a greater appreciation and perspective of this absorbing subject....
Origins of the Alphabet
Origins of the Alphabet
The role of the archaeologist is to sift the sands of time in order to rediscover ancient scripts on clay, stone and papyrus that preserve ancient events....
Rescue Archaeology
Rescue Archaeology
When an archaeologist is engaged in a battle with bulldozers and jackhammers there may not be much time left. The rapid recovery of archaeological remains while in the…...
The History of Archaeology
The History of Archaeology
The history of archaeology is long and chequered. Archaeology, more than any other science, teaches us to learn from our mistakes....
Types of Archaeology
Types of Archaeology
Digging in the sand, sitting with natives, or diving to the bottom of the sea are necessary in different types of archaeology. Past cultures and civilisations are…...
What is Archaeology?
What is Archaeology?
Archaeology is the systematic science and descriptive study of the material remains of human history and forms one of the four sub-fields of anthropology....
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