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Begin Date: Fall Semester 2003
End Date: Spring Semester 2011

Archaeological Science - ARCHIVE

University Park, College of the Liberal Arts (ARSCI)

PROFESSOR NINA G. JABLONSKI, Head, Department of Anthropology
(The Bachelor of Science degree in Archaeological Science is offered by the Archaeology Program in the Department of Anthropology.)

This degree provides the opportunity to develop a strong foundation in research methods, quantification, field methods, and laboratory science. It prepares students with the skills and competencies needed to pursue careers in cultural resource management. Students contemplating futures in nonacademic archaeology should consider this degree or some of its recommended courses.

For the B.S. degree in Archaeological Science, a minimum of 123 credits is required.

GENERAL EDUCATION: 45 credits
(11 of these 45 credits are included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)
(See description of General Education in this bulletin.)

FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR:
(Included in ELECTIVES or GENERAL EDUCATION course selection)

UNITED STATES CULTURES AND INTERNATIONAL CULTURES:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

WRITING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

ELECTIVES: 9 credits

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR: 80 credits[1]
(This includes 11 credits of General Education courses: 4 credits of GQ courses; 4 credits of GN courses; 3 credits of GH courses.)

PRESCRIBED COURSES (55 credits)
ANTH 002 GS(3), ANTH 011 GS;IL(3), ANTH 021 GN(3), ANTH 045 GS;US;IL(3), ANTH 285 GS;IL(3), ANTH 321W(3), ANTH 380(3), ANTH 423(3), ANTH 428(3), ANTH 456(3), 3 credits from ANTH 492(3-6), 3 credits from ANTH 493(3-6), GEOG 160 GS(3), GEOG 363(3), GEOSC 001(3), SOILS 101 GN(3), STAT 200 GQ(4), STAT 460(3) (Sem: 1-6)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (25 credits)
Select 3 credits from ANTH 146 GS;US(3) or ANTH 152(3) (Sem: 3-8)
Select 4 credits from the following: BIOL 110 GN(4), CHEM 110 GN(3), CHEM 111 GN(l), CHEM 112 GN(3), CHEM 113 GN(l) (Sem: 3-8)
Select 3 credits from the following: PHIL 011 GH(3), PHIL 116 GH(3), PHIL 132 GH(3), or PHIL 221 GH(3) (Sem: 3-8)
Select 3 credits from GEOSC 340(3) or GEOSC 418/SOILS 419(4) (Sem: 3-8)
Select 3 credits from ANTH 410(4) or ANTH 411(3) (Sem: 3-8)
Select 3 credits in consultation with adviser from the following ranges: ANTH 320-329 or ANTH 420-429 (Sem: 3-8)
Select 6 credits in consultation with adviser either in ANTH electives other than ANTH 001, ANTH 492, and ANTH 493, or carry out a senior project under ANTH 496(6) (Sem: 3-8)

NOTE: Internships will be counted as elective credits.

[1] A student enrolled in this major must receive a grade of C or better, as specified in Senate Policy 82-44.

Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 2003

Blue Sheet Item #: 30-07-102

Review Date: 03/11/05

UCA Revision #1: 8/2/06

Dept head updated by Publications: 5/21/07

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