Remote Sensing for Archaeology

RMS 6260 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Provides an overview of the theory, tools, and techniques used in applying the discipline of remote sensing for the purposes of archaeological research and archaeological heritage management. Covers geomatic disciplines used in archaeology, practitioners of remote sensing in archaeology, spatial fundamentals underpinning archaeological theory, types of imagery, data portals, geomatics hardware and software, imagery transformations and analysis, contextual and spatial analysis via GIS, visualization and presentation of analysis, integration of remote sensing with survey planning and documentation, and application of remote sensing for archaeological heritage management.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

Section 01
CRN 21064
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Session Winter 2018 CPS Quarter - Second Half
Class Meeting Dates 02/20/2018 to 03/31/2018
Instructor Cordula Robinson
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Next Term Starts
  • Winter Graduate
    Jan 8, 2018 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Feb 19, 2018 (6-week classes)

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