ARCHAEOLOGICAL EXCAVATOR
CERTIFICATE

These courses prepare the student for employment as an archaeological site excavator. To earn a certificate, students must achieve a minimum grade of "C" in each of the certificate courses.  Certificate Disclosure Information

     Required Courses (Fall 2008) Units
ANTH 100*    Introduction to Biological Anthropology 3
ANTH 105    Introduction to Cultural Anthropology 3
ANTH 110    Introduction to Archaeology 3
ANTH 120*    Archaeological Excavation 3
ANTH 130    Prehistoric Cultures of North America 3
ANTH 140    The Original Californians (3 units)  
or    
ANTH 121    Cultural Resource Management (3 units)** 3
ANTH 297    Special Problems in Archaeology (1 unit) 1
ANTH 205*    Prehistoric Archaeological Excavation 3



     Total Units 22

*ANTH 100 & 100L can be combined by taking ANTH 101 (4 units)
*ANTH 120 & 205 are taught concurrently in the Fall semester.
**ANTH 121 WILL  NEXT BE TAUGHT IN THE FALL OF 2017


 ANTH 100 & 105 are transferrable for lower division credit at CSU San Marcos;  ANTH 120 & 205 are transferrable for up to 9 units of UPPER DIVISION credit for Anthro Majors at CSU San Marcos

 


ARCHAEOLOGICAL  SURVEYOR
AND LABORATORY  ASSISTANT CERTIFICATE

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These courses prepare the student for employment as an archaeological surveyor and laboratory assistant. To earn a certificate, students must achieve a minimum grade of "C" in each of the courses.  Certificate Disclosure Information.

 

     Required Courses Units
ANTH 100    Introduction to Biological Anthropology 3
ANTH 105    Introduction to Cultural Anthropology 3
ANTH 110    Introduction to Archaeology 3
ANTH 120    Archaeological Excavation 3
ANTH 210    Archaeological Surveying* 3
ANTH 205    Prehistoric Archaeological Excavation  3
or         
ANTH 220    Advanced Archaeological Survey* 3
ANTH 215    Archaeological Laboratory Analysis** 3



     Total Units 21

*ANTH 210 & 220 are taught together once every 2 years in the Spring.
**ANTH 215 is taught once every 2 years in the Spring;
 it alternates with the surveying classes ANTH 210/220 noted above.

ANTH 100 & 105 are transferrable for lower division credit at CSU San Marcos;  ANTH 120, 205, 210, 215 and 225 are transferrable for up to 9 units of UPPER DIVISION credit for Anthropology Majors at CSU San Marcos

 

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