ANT316H1: Ancient Cultures of Mesoamerica


This course provides an introduction to the cultures of Mesoamerica, from the first arrival of indigenous peoples to the appearance of the Spaniards in the sixteenth century. Students will become acquainted with cultures including Olmec, Zapotec, Teotihuacan, Maya, and Aztec, while also considering issues of method and evidence.

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)