The Joukowsky Institute has archived current and past years' course offerings on this website (including websites formerly found on our JIAAW Classroom Wiki). Please click the links at left to see recent years' full course listings, including course descriptions, meeting times, and often links to the courses' websites and syllabi.

Past courses can also be viewed by instructor or by course title. The alphabetical listing by course title is the fastest way to browse all course websites. The All Courses page provides course descriptions for all Archaeology and the Ancient World (ARCH) courses offered since 2006, including cross-listed courses, arranged by course number.

Listing of ARCH Courses By Semester:

Spring 2024

  • ARCH 0150  Introduction to Egyptian Archaeology and Art
  • ARCH 0295   Crafts and Production in the Ancient World: Making Material Culture 
  • ARCH 0526  Behind Closed Doors? The Archaeology of Domestic Life in the Roman World
  • ARCH 1151  Provisioning Cities
  • ARCH 1178  Archaeology and Social Justice: Un-disciplining the Past, Changing the Present  
  • ARCH 1490  The Archaeology of Central Asia: Alexander in Afghanistan, and Buddhas in Bactria
  • ARCH 1800  Contemporary Issues in Archaeological Theory
  • ARCH 1670  The Beginning of the End? Neolithic "Revolutions" and the Shaping of the Modern World
  • ARCH 2635  An Empire without Bounds: The Roman Empire in Its ‘Global’ Context​
  • ARCH 2725  The Making of Egypt

Fall 2023

  • ARCH 0152  Egyptomania: Mystery of the Sphinx and Other Secrets of Ancient Egypt
  • ARCH 0440  Goats, Grains, and Gilgamesh: Archaeology of the Ancient Near East 
  • ARCH 0680  Water, Culture, & Power
  • ARCH 1774  Microarchaeology
  • ARCH 1900  The Archaeology of College Hill 
  • ARCH 2420  Making Modern Monuments: Race, Coloniality, and the Athenian Acropolis
  • ARCH 2227  Approaching Ancient Economies

Spring 2023

  • ARCH 0320  Somewhere Back in Time: Archaeology, the Ancient World, and Heavy Metal Music
  • ARCH 0763  The Private Life of the Privy: A Secret History of Toilets
  • ARCH 0770  Archaeology of Eating and Drinking
  • ARCH 0755  Engineering and Technology in the Ancient World 
  • ARCH 1155  Cities, Colonies and Global Networks in the Western Mediterranean
  • ARCH 1520  The Fair Sex: Female Body and Sexuality in Ancient Greece and Beyond
  • ARCH 1810  Under the Tower of Babel: Archaeology, Politics, and Identity in the Modern Middle East
  • ARCH 2610  From Hilltop to Caput Mundi: The Archaeology of the Roman World 

Fall 2022

Spring 2022

Fall 2021

Summer 2021

  • ARCH 0150  Introduction to Egyptian Archaeology and Art
  • ARCH 1900  The Archaeology of College Hill  

Spring 2021

Fall 2020

Spring 2020

Fall 2019

Spring 2019

Fall 2018

Spring 2018

Fall 2017

Spring 2017

Fall 2016


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Fall 2015


Spring 2015

Fall 2014


Spring 2014

Fall 2013


Spring 2013

Fall 2012


Spring 2012

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Spring 2007

Fall 2006