Forensic Anthropology (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2018–Spring 2019 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

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

Program Requirements

ANTH 202Biological Anthropology - S3-4
or ANTH 207 Principles of Biological Anthropology - B
ANTH 204Archaeology - D2, SB3-4
or ANTH 206 Principles of Archaeology - B
ANTH 327Fundamentals of Skeletal Forensics3
ANTH 410Skeletal Forensics3
CHEM 201General Chemistry I - S3
or BIOL 260 Human Anatomy & Physiology I
Select two of the following: 6
Zooarchaeology
Anthropology of Infectious Disease
Field Methods in Archaeology
Cooperative Internship in Anthropology
Methods in Biological Anthropology - WR 1
Methods in Skeletal Forensics - WR 1
Criminalistics
Profiling Violent Crimes
Forensic Psychology
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.