The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Archaeology, Minor

Minor Requirements - 18 Hours

Students enrolled in the Anthropology Major with a concentration in Archaeology are not eligible to complete the Archaeology Minor.

Archaeology Core - 6 hours

ANTH 2302Introduction to Archeology

3

ANTH 4363Interpreting the Past: Theory and Method in Archaeology

3

Students who are enrolled in either the Anthropology Major or the Anthropology Major with a Concentration in Global Health and Migration may substitute an additional archaeology course to fulfill ANTH 2302.

Archaeology Electives – 12 hours

ANTH 3343Museum Studies Internship

3

ANTH 3344Archive Studies Internship

3

ANTH 3345Anthropology Community Internship

3

ANTH 4305/HIST 3306Great Discoveries in Archaeology

3

ANTH 4307/HIST 4301Shipwrecks, Pirates, and Sea: Maritime Archaeology and History

3

ANTH 4308Comparative Colonialisms in the Americas

3

ANTH 4315Discovering the Rio Grande Valley

3

ANTH 4317Field Experience Borderlands

3

ANTH 4365Archaeology of South America

3

ANTH 4369Archaeology of Mexico and Central America

3

ANTH 4374Archaeology of North America

3

ANTH 4377Global Cultural Heritage Issues and Debates

3

ANTH 4385Topics in Anthropology

3

ANTH 4395Fieldwork in Anthropology

3

 

ANTH 3343ANTH 3344ANTH 3345ANTH 4317ANTH 4385 and ANTH 4395 may be taken when archaeological.