Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Arts (2012/2013)
9.3 Archaeology

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The Undergraduate Coordinator assists all Archaeology majors and minors in planning their academic programs. For this purpose students should register with the Department at an early stage of their studies.

Archaeology course descriptions are found at the end of the Faculty of Arts section under Course Descriptions, Archaeology.

9.3.1 General Degree
9.3.1.1 First Courses

The Student majoring in Archaeology must meet the requirements listed under Regulations for the General Degree of Bachelor of Arts. Under these Regulations, a minimum of 36 credit hours in Archaeology is required. Students wishing to concentrate in this option must take 15 credit hours from Group 1 (Core Courses) which must include 1030, 2480, 4182 and 4411; 9 credit hours from Group 2 (Field and Laboratory Courses); 3 credit hours from Group 3 (Regional Courses); 6 credit hours from Group 4 (Topical Courses). The remaining 3 credit hours may be in any other Archaeology course, except 2491, 2492 or 2493.

Course Groupings for the Archaeology Program:

Group 1 (Core Courses): 1030, 2430, 2450, 2480, 2582, 2590, 4182, 4411.

Group 2 (Field and Laboratory Courses): 3583, 3585, 3586, 3587, 3591, 3650, 3710, 3800, 3850, 3900, 4041, 4151, 4152, 4153, 4171, 4191.

Group 3 (Regional Courses): 2481, 3290, 3291, 3500, 3505, 3510, 3515, 3520, 3525, 3580, 3588, 3592, 3651.

Group 4 (Topical Courses): 3001, 3020, 3040, 3561, 3584, 3590, 3593, 3750, 3860, 4015, 4043, 4150, 4170, 4172, 4173, 4500, 4994.

9.3.1.2 Minor

A minor in Archaeology may be achieved by completing the following courses: Archaeology 1030 and 2480; 6 credit hours in Archaeology courses at the 3000-level; 3 credit hours in Archaeology courses at the 4000-level, 9 credit hours chosen from Archaeology courses at any level, except Archaeology 2491, 2492 or 2493.

9.3.2 Honours Degree
  1. Students intending an Honours program are required to be majors and must complete 60 credit hours in Archaeology, including Archaeology 4994 and Archaeology 4995 (or Archaeology 4996). Students must also meet the Regulations for the General Degree of Bachelor of Arts, and Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Arts.

9.3.3 Regulations for Joint Honours, Archaeology and Another Major Subject
  1. Students must fulfill the Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Arts.

  2. Students must complete

    1. Archaeology 1030;

    2. Archaeology 2480 and 3 other credit hours in Archaeology at the 2000 level;

    3. Fifteen credit hours in Archaeology courses at the 3000 level, chosen in consultation with a supervisor; and

    4. Archaeology 4182 and 4411 and 9 other Archaeology credit hours at the 4000 level, with a grade of “B” or better.