Course Program

The student is required to complete the course work which provides an adequate background in the chosen field and to undertake the thesis (for M.S with thesis) and term Project (for M.S. with non-thesis) effectively. At least 24 credit hours of course work for M.S. with thesis and 30 credit hours of course work for M.S. with non-thesis are compulsory. 

The program leading to the degree of M.S. in Archaeometry consists of a minimum of four semesters. Prior to the submission of an Archaeometry Thesis (for M.S. with Thesis) / Archaeometry Term Project Report (for M.S. with Non-Thesis), students are required to complete the Graduate Curriculum outlined below.

 

M.S. IN ARCHAEOMETRY (THESIS)
Required Courses :

ARME 500 M.S. Thesis NC
ARME 501 General Archaeometry (3-0)3
ARME 502 Analysis of Data in Archaeometry (2-2)3
ARME 511 Basic Science in Archaeometry* (2-2)3
ARME 531 General Archaeology* (3-0)3
ARME 540 Conservation and Restoration of Archaeological Objects (2-2)3
ARME 541 Archaeological Materials and Their Properties (3-0)3
ARME 590 Summer Practice NC
ARME 591 Seminar in Archaeometry I (0-2)NC
ARME 592 Seminar in Archaeometry II (0-2)NC
ARME 8XX Special Studies (4-2)NC 
3 elective courses

Total minimum credit : 24 Number of courses with credit (min) : 8

* Consent of the GSDA (i.e., one of ARME 511 or ARME 531)

 

M.S. IN ARCHAEOMETRY (NON-THESIS)
Required Courses :
ARME 501 General Archaeometry (3-0)3
ARME 502 Analysis of Data in Archaeometry (2-0)3
ARME 541 Archaeological Materials and Their Properties (3-0)3
ARME 543 Methods and Techniques in Archaeometry (2-2)3
ARME 591 Seminar in Archaeometry I*** (0-2)NC
ARME 599 Term Project (NC)
6 elective courses

Total minimum credit : 30 Number of Courses with credit (min) : 10

***or ARME 592 Seminar in Archaeometry II (3-0)3

 

ELECTIVES
Electives (Thesis) :
ARME 515 Spectroscopic Analysis in Archaeometry (2-2)3
ARME 521 History of Technology (3-0)3
ARME 543 Methods and Techniques in Archaeometry (3-0)3
ARME 550 Ancient Mining and Metallurgy (3-0)3
ARME 553 Human Population Biology (3-0)3
ARME 580 Photography (2-2)3

Electives (Non-Thesis) :
ARME 511 Basic Science in Archaeometry (2-2)3
ARME 531 General Archaeology (3-0)3
ARME 540 Conservation and Restoration of Archaeological Objects (2-2)3

Electives (Thesis and Non-Thesis) :
ARME 563 Cultural Evolution I (3-0)3
ARME 564 Cultural Evolution II (3-0)3
ARME 7XX Special Topics in Archaeometry (3-0)3
GEO 540 Clay Mineralogy (2-2)3
GGIT 560 Principles of Remote Sensing (3-0)3
GGIT 562 Integration of Remote Sensing and GIS (2-2)3
METE 421 Glass Science and Technology (3-0)3
METE 544 Properties of Glass (3-0)3
REST 554 Materials of Construction and Ornament in Anatolian Archaeology(3-0)3
REST 675 History of Tradiational Materials and Techniques I(3-0)3
REST 676 History of Tradiational Materials And Techniques II (3-0)3
REST 685 Conservation of Materials I (3-0)3
REST 686 Conservation of Materials II (3-0)3
SA 503 Anatolian Archaeology I (3-0)3
SA 504 Anatolian Archaeology II (3-0)3
SA 505 Geoarchaeology (3-0)3
SA 512 Environmental Archaeology (3-0)3
SA 517 Artefact Analysis (3-0)3
SA 527 Aerial Archaeology (3-0)3