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Option Archaeology Undergraduate Option  

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This option is offered within the following major(s):
Anthropology - College of Liberal Arts



Also available via Ecampus.

The Archaeology option focuses on the material remains of past cultures and their environments. This option provides students with the essential field and laboratory skills necessary to collect, analyze, and curate archaeological materials, as well as meet the ethical issues and legal responsibilities concerning cultural resource management.



Anthropology Core (24 Credits)

ANTH 110. *Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
ANTH 230. Time Travelers (3)
ANTH 240. Introduction to Biological Anthropology (3)
ANTH 345. *Biological and Cultural Constructions of Race (3)
ANTH 350. *Language, Culture, and Society (4)
ANTH 370. ^Anthropological Theories (4)
ANTH 475. Anthropology in Practice (4)

Archaeology Option (33 credits)


Foundations (20 credits):

ANTH 332. Archaeological Inference (4)
ANTH 435. Cultural Resources: Policy and Procedures (4)
ANTH 438. Archaeology Field School (12)

Survey Courses

Select 2 classes for a minimum of 7 credits:
ANTH 331. Mesoamerican Prehistory (3)
ANTH 432. *Domestication, Urbanization, and the Rise of Civilization (4) 
ANTH 433. First Americans/Last Frontiers (4) [Pending approval 96733]
ANTH 434. North America After the Ice Age (4)
ANTH 436. Northwest Prehistory (4)
ANTH 439. Archaeology of Foragers (4)

Methods Courses

Select 2 classes for a minimum of 6 credits:
ANTH 421. Analysis of Lithic Technologies (4)
ANTH 422. Historic Materials Analysis (4) [Pending approval 96641]
ANTH 423. Methods and Theory in Historical Archaeology (4) 
ANTH 424. Settlement Archaeology (4)
ANTH 425. Ceramic Analysis in Archaeology (4)
ANTH 430. Topics in Archaeology (1–4)
ANTH 437. Geoarchaeology (4)
ANTH 492. Archaeology Laboratory Methods (1–3)
ANTH 497. Archeological Field Methods (1–3)

Take remaining Anthropology credits to equal 60 credits with the following restrictions:


Total=60


Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)


Major/Option offered thru Ecampus - Distance Ed - Signifies that the Major/Option can be completed thru Ecampus - Distance Ed

Option Code: 854




 
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