HASS Concentration in Archaeology and Archaeological ScienceĀ 

The HASS Concentration in Archaeology and Archaeological Science provides concentrators with a basic knowledge of the field of archaeology, the systematic study of the human past. Students pursuing the SB in 3-C may not also concentrate in this area. The archaeology and archaeological science concentration consists of four subjects:

Required Subjects  
3.986 The Human Past: Introduction to Archaeology 12
3.985[J] Archaeological Science 9
Select two other HASS electives from among the following: 18-21


Materials in Human Experience  


The Ancient Andean World  


Ancient Mesoamerican Civilization  


Human Evolution: Data from Palaeontology, Archaeology, and Materials Science  


Archaeology of the Middle East  
Total Units 39-42

Students may contact Dr. Max Price (maxprice@mit.edu) for more information.