ANTH 3412 Before History
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ANTHR 22.
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3 hours; 3 credits.
Survey of prehistoric archaeology; human origins in Africa; Paleolithic hunter/gatherers of the Old and New Worlds; the earliest food-producers; the rise of civilizations in the Near East, Mesoamerica, and South America. (Not open to students who have completed Anthropology 3415 [22.1].)
Prerequisite: Anthropology *1000 or 1002 or 2407 with a grade of B or better, or 1400 or a lower-tier Core course or permission of the chairperson.