This course presents archeological sites from different time periods, e.g. Petra (the capital of Nabataean civilization) and their distinguished antiquities. In addition, the course includes a number of Decapolis sites such as Jerash, Um Qais etc. as well as a number of Umayyad Castles in the eastern desert, and Mamluk Castles throughout Jordan. The course includes field trips to the main sites to illustrate the importance of such sites.