- Total units 24 Units
- Areas of interest Archaeology
- Minor code ARCH-MIN
- Academic career Undergraduate
The minor in archaeology provides students with the opportunity to explore archaeological techniques and evidence for human societies in different locations, for both prehistoric and historical periods.
- Development of an understanding of patterns and regional variation in the human past as revealed by the archaeological evidence.
- Understanding of how archaeologists reconstruct past cultures and lifeways.
- Understanding the long-term cultural changes in different parts of the world.
- Enhancing knowledge of human physical and cultural evolution.
This minor requires the completion of 24 units, which must include:
A maximum of 12 units may come from completion of courses from the following list:
|ARCH1111||Archaeology: Finding treasure and history||6|
|ARCH1112||From Origins to Civilizations||6|
A minimum of 12 units must come from completion of courses from the following list:
|ANCH2009||Artefacts and Society in the Greco-Roman World||6|
|ANCH2014||Homer and the Trojan War||6|
|ARCH2002||Britain before the Romans - from Stonehenge to the Celts||6|
|ARCH2005||The Archaeology of the Pacific Islanders||6|
|ARCH2006||History of Archaeology: Discovering the Past||6|
|ARCH2037||Post-Roman Archaeology of Britain: Arthur and the Anglo Saxons||6|
|ARCH2041||Introduction to Environmental Archaeology||6|
|ARCH2050||Archaeology of Southeast Asia||6|
|ARCH2052||Archaeology in Film and Fiction||6|
|ARCH2054||Archaeology of Death and Mortuary Practices||6|
|ARCH2055||Supervised Research in Archaeology||6|
|ARCH2056||Britons and Romans: Archaeology of the Western Roman Empire||6|
|ARCH2057||Thinking through the past: archaeological theory from 1950||6|
|ARCH2058||European prehistory from cultivation to the Celts||6|
|ARCH2108||Animals, Plants and People||6|
|ARCH2130||World Rock Art||6|
|ARCH2600||In the footprints of Siddartha: The Archaeology of Buddhism||6|
|ARCH3019||Topics in Pacific Archaeology||6|
|ARCH3021||Archaeological Field Methods||6|
|ASIA2203||Chinese Foundations of Civilizations: Prehistory through to Early History||6|
|BIAN3125||Ancient Health & Disease||6|
|BIAN2128||Forensic Anthropology and Archaeology||6|
|BIAN3010||Scientific Dating and Isotope analysis for Archaeology and Palaeoanthropology||6|
|BIAN3016||Analysis of Mammalian Remains||6|
|HUMN2000||Introduction to Heritage and Museum Studies||6|
|HUMN2051||Introduction to Cultural Heritage Management||6|