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Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World

Past Courses (by Year)


The Joukowsky Institute has archived past years' course offerings on this website (including websites formerly found on our JIAAW Classroom Wiki). Please click the links below 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 ARCH courses offered since 2006, including cross-listed courses, arranged by course number.


JIAAW Course Descriptions By Year:

Listing of ARCH Courses By Semester:

Spring 2018

  • ARCH 0303  Material Culture: Material Nature
  • ARCH 0310  Interactions with the Dead: In the Past and Present
  • ARCH 1175  Archaeology Matters! Past Perspectives on Modern Problems 
  • ARCH 1630  Fighting Pharaohs: Ancient Egyptian Warfare
  • ARCH 1720   How Houses Build People  
  • ARCH 2115  Ancient Mediterranean Scripts: Origins, Contact, Obsolescence
  • ARCH 2725  The Making of Egypt  

Fall 2017

Spring 2017

Fall 2016


Spring 2016

Fall 2015


Spring 2015

Fall 2014


Spring 2014

Fall 2013


Spring 2013

Fall 2012


Spring 2012

Fall 2011


Spring 2011

Fall 2010

Summer 2010


Spring 2010

Fall 2009

Summer 2009


Spring 2009

Fall 2008