Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2007/2008
Canadian Excellence

AR326
Byzantine and Early Islamic Archaeology
0.5 Credit

A study of the archaeological evidence for the rise of Judaism and Christianity in Palestine and Jordan as seen in the remains of synagogues and churches. The important transition period from Byzantine to Umayyad control and the subsequent cultural change in the Islamic period is explored using new evidence, especially from excavations in Jordan and southern Israel.†

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
AR101 and AR102 (or permission of the department).
Exclusions
AR310*/RE310*.
Notes
3 lecture hours, 1 lab hour