Archaeology (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2021–Spring 2022 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in Archaeology
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences (AS)
Department: Anthropology

Program Requirements

Select three of the following:9-11
Introduction to Cultural Anthropology - SB, D2
Biological Anthropology - S
Archaeology of Human History - D2, SBH
Archaeology - D2, SB
Principles of Archaeology - B
Principles of Biological Anthropology - B
Select two of the following: 6
Emergence of Human Culture - SBH
Rise of Civilization
African Archaeology
The Human Skeleton
Zooarchaeology
Urban and Historic Archaeology
Field Methods in Archaeology
Archaeological Theory and Methods - WR
Human Impacts on Past Environments
Select two of the following: 6
Underwater Archaeology
Prehistoric Archaeology of Europe - SBH
Ancient Civilizations of Mesoamerica
Indigenous Peoples of North America - D1, SBH
Archaeology of North America - SBH
The Anthropology of Space and Place
Special Topics in Archaeology
Lithic Technology
Ceramic Analysis
Cooperative Internship in Anthropology
Archaeology as Practice
Special Topics in Archaeology
Minimum Total Hours21-23

At least three (3) semester hours of the requirements for a minor must be successfully completed while enrolled in the University of Louisville.