AP461 Section 1
Archaeological Report Preparation
Instructor: Larry Todd
Office Hours: Thursdays 1500-1700
The prerequisites to this class include completion of an archaeological field data collection program (AP460) and consent of the instructor. A primary goal of the class is to help guide you through the process of converting your field data into a variety of forms of archaeological communication including research posters, oral presentations, manuscript preparation for submission for review, and grant proposal development. The class is designed to give you a number a tools to help you through your graduate studies and help better prepare you for a career in archaeology. You will be encouraged to present your research at both professional conferences as well as on-campus programs at Colorado State University such as the Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium or the Front Range Student Ecology Symposium.
Class Schedule: A preliminary weekly summary of class activities.
Assignments: Check this link often for your weekly assignments
Texts: Texts for the class are available on line.
Professional Meetings: Information on abstract deadlines and presentations at several professional meetings.
Abstracts and Drafts:
Grading: You will
required to participate in four types of archaeological presentations: 1) poster
presentation; 2) oral presentation; 3) grant proposal preparation, and; 4)
manuscript preparation. These will contribute to your class grade as
Oral Presentation 25%
Grant Proposal 15%
Class discussion 15%