Archaeology (Minor)

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The Archaeology minor provides students with an intensive grounding in both the methods and narratives of prehistoric and historic archaeology. Students are required to complete six courses (24 credit hours). 

Course Requirements 

Course Title Quarter Hours
ANT 103ARCHAEOLOGY4
or ANT 120 SCIENCE OF ARCHAEOLOGY
ANT 202ARCHAEOLOGICAL FIELD METHODS 16
ANT 206WORLD PREHISTORY4
To complete the minor students may select three electives from the following:12
MATERIAL CULTURE OF MODERN AMERICA
MATERIAL CULTURE AND DOMESTIC LIFE
HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF CHICAGO
MATERIAL CULTURE OF THE OLD WORLD
ARCHEOLOGY OF CITIES
ANTHROPOLOGY AND MUSEUMS
ARCHAEOLOGICAL ANALYSIS
SPECIAL TOPICS IN ANTHROPOLOGY (Focusing primarily on archaeology)

Non-anthropology courses that apply as electives for the minor include: 

Course Title Quarter Hours
THE MATERIAL CULTURE OF MODERN AMERICA
ANCIENT EGYPT
ANCIENT WORLD HISTORY: MESOPOTAMIA AND THE FERTILE CRESCENT
ANCIENT GREECE
ANCIENT ROME: ORIGINS TO THE END OF THE REPUBLIC

Students majoring in Anthropology (BA) or minoring in Anthropology are restricted from earning this minor.