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Archaeology Minor

Minor Requirements - Archaeology

The Archaeology Minor

Note: The grade point average of the coursework comprising the minor must be no less than 2.00 with no course grade below C- (1.7)

Six units, including:

Two courses, chosen from:

CLSC 220 Introduction to Archaeology

CLSC 301 Greek Art and Archaeology

CLSC 302 Roman Art and Archaeology

CLSC 321 Archaeology of the Middle East

Four additional courses, chosen from:

ANTH 101 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

ANTH 279 Selected Topics in Anthropology (may be counted depending on the topic)

ANTH 290 Cultural Theory

ANTH 379 Selected Topics in Anthropology (may be counted depending on the topic)

ARTH 121 Survey I: Prehistory through the Middle Ages

ARTH 211 Byzantine Art and Architecture

ARTH 309 Image and Icon in Medieval Art

ARTH 310 Late Antique and Early Christian Art

ARTH 312 Medieval Art in Western Europe, 8th-15th Centuries

ARTH 322 Seminar in Museum Studies

BIOL 199 Mesoamerican Ethnobotany

CLSC 212 Dining and Drinking in Classical Antiquity

CLSC 220 Introduction to Archaeology

CLSC 252 Introduction to Indo-European Linguistics

CLSC 301 Greek Art and Archaeology

CLSC 302 Roman Art and Archaeology

CLSC 320 Cultural Property: Archaeology, Ethics, and Law

CLSC 321 Archaeology of the Middle East

CLSC 398 Special Topics, depending on the subject and approval of the minor program coordinator

GEOG 260 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

GEOG 365 Advanced Spatial Analysis

Up to three units of archaeological field school transfer credit and/or study-abroad archaeology courses, with approval of the minor program coordinator, may apply to the archaeology minor. Up to two units of archaeologically-focused independent study (CLSC 498), with approval of the minor program coordinator may apply to the archaeology minor. Students are expected to fulfill all prerequisites necessary for courses within the minor. Prerequisites do not count toward the minor unless otherwise noted.