12:359 Pottery Analysis [Malainey]

Prerequisite: 12:193 or permission of Instructor.

This course involves all aspects of the general interpretation of archaeological pottery including paste analysis, determination of manufacturing technique, morphological analysis and analysis of vessel function. Special emphasis will be given to the study of pottery made by First Nations people living on the Northern Plains, Parkland and Boreal Forest of Western Canada prior to European contact.

3 lecture hours per week, one term.

Instructor: Mary Malainey