Bachelor of Arts (General) → Anthropology → Semester IV

Archeological Anthropology (BANT 404)


Description
This course is to teach the students about man’s prehistoric past and the evolution of culture throughout prehistoric period till present.

Semester : IV

Content
  • RGU END SEMESTER EXAMS - 24.06.2021 - BANT 404 - ARCHEOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY
  • RGU ESE-Question Paper-BANT 404-Archeological Anthropology
  • UNIT 0: BASELINE ANALYSIS
  • Course Syllabus
  • Archaeological Glossary (Part 1)
  • Archaeological Glossary (Part 2)
  • UNIT 1: INTRODUCTION TO ARCHEOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY
  • 1.1. Meaning, Aim, Scope and Relevance of Archaeological Anthropology
  • 1.2. Archaeology and its relation with allied subjects
  • UNIT 2: GEOLOGICAL TIME SCALE
  • 2.1. Geological Time Scale
  • 2.2. Pleistocene Epoch
  • 2.3. Holocene Epoch
  • 2.4.1. Reconstruction of Prehistoric Culture: Stone Age Traditions
  • 2.4.2. Palaeolithic Period
  • 2.4.3. Mesolithic Period
  • 2.4.4. Neolithic Culture
  • 2.4.5. Reconstruction of Prehistoric Culture: Stone Age Traditions - Summary
  • 2.5. Tool Technology of the Lithic Era
  • UNIT 3: DATING METHODS IN ARCHEOLOGY
  • 3.1. Dating Methods in Archaeology: Introduction
  • 3.2. Relative and Absolute Dating
  • 3.3. Stratigraphy
  • 3.4. Fluorine Dating
  • 3.5. Dendrochronology
  • 3.6. Radiocarbon Dating
  • 3.7. Potassium-Argon Dating
  • UNIT 4: PREHISTORY OF EUROPE AND INDIA
  • 4.1. European sites: Acheulian
  • 4.2. European sites: Abbevillian
  • 4.3. Indian sites: Attirampakkam
  • 4.4. Indian sites: Soan
  • 4.5. Indian sites: Daojali Hading
  • 4.6. Indian sites: Parsi Parlo
  • UNIT 5: FERTILE CRESCENT
  • 5.0. Fertile Crescent
  • 5.1. Jericho
  • 5.2. Jarmo
  • UNIT 100: ADVANCED SKILLS
  • ADDITIONAL STUDY MATERIALS/ ONLINE RESOURCES
  • 1.1. Definition, aim, genesis of archaeology (Source: ePGPathshala)
  • 1.2. Relationship to other branches of anthropology (Source: ePGPathshala)
  • 2.1 A Brief History of Geologic Time (Source: PBS Eons@YouTube)
  • 2.2. The Last Time the Globe Warmed (Source: PBS Eons @YouTube)
  • 2.3. When We First Made Tools (Source: PBS Eons@YouTube)
  • QUESTION BANK
  • RGU ESE 2020
  • RGU ESE May-2019
  • RGU ESE May-2018
  • RGU ESE May-2017
  • RGU ESE May-2016
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed