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Mediterranean ArchaeologyMinor

Hours To Complete18
Courses Required5
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Students may obtain a minor in Mediterranean archaeology by taking five or more courses with at least one course in each of the three areas represented in the program: Biblical archaeology, classical world, Egyptology. One of these courses should be devoted to methodology or should have a methodological component. This requirement can be fulfilled also by participation in an on-site field school program. One of the courses can be from the list of related courses. All courses must be approved by the student's archaeology adviser.

Students may fulfill minor requirements by either of the following options:

Option 1: 6 courses

6 courses x 3 credit hours each = 18 hours

Option 2: 5 courses

(3 courses x 4 credit hours each) + (2 courses x 3 credit hours each) = 18 hours