Archaeology (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2022–Spring 2023 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
Biological Anthropology
Archaeology of Human History
Archaeology
Principles of Archaeology
Principles of Biological Anthropology
Select two of the following: 6
Emergence of Human Culture
Rise of Civilization
African Archaeology
The Human Skeleton
Zooarchaeology
Urban and Historic Archaeology
Field Methods in Archaeology
Archaeological Theory and Methods
Human Impacts on Past Environments
Select two of the following: 6
Underwater Archaeology
Prehistoric Archaeology Europe
Indigenous Peoples of North America
Archaeology of North America
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.