Degree Requirements

Starting from Fall 2016, the Department of Anthropology has a new Curriculum and Program.

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All Anthropology majors will need to meet the Chair and their assigned Advisors to register for classes. 

 
Program Requirements (starting in Fall 2016):
MAJOR 34 credits
6 Course requirements 19
5 Course electives 15
   
MINOR 18 credits
1 Course requirement 3
5 Course electives 15
 
The requirements for majors are:
ANTH 2001 Human Biocultural Evolution 4
ANTH 2300 Culture, Identity, and Cognition 3
ANTH 2700 Anthropology of Inequality 3
ANTH 3010 Research Methods in Anthropology 3
ANTH 3011 Public Engagement in Anthropology Seminar 3
ANTH 4900 Anthropology Senior Seminar  3
Total 19
Pick any five (5) elective courses from the following:
ANTH 1300 Origins and Diversity of Humankind 3
ANTH 2020 Diversity and Equity in Schools 3
ANTH 2030 Exploring Asia 3
ANTH 2350 UNESCO World heritage Sites 3
ANTH 2520 Evolutionary Bases of Human Behavior 3
ANTH 2570 Sex, Gender and Sexuality 3
ANTH 2600 Myth and Folklore in the Modern World 3
ANTH 3000 Popular Culture and Modernity in South Asia 3
ANTH 3010 Research Methods in Anthropology 3
ANTH 3040 Prehistory of the Far East 3
ANTH 3080 Native North Americans 3
ANTH 3100 Global Transformations & the Human Condition 3
ANTH 3140 Old World Prehistory 3
ANTH 3200 African Archaeology 3
ANTH 3250 Faces of Diversity 3
ANTH 3300 Anthropology of Tourism 3
ANTH 3400 Applied Anthropology 3
ANTH 3410 Law in Society and Culture 3
ANTH 3420 East Asian Ethnology 3
ANTH 3450 Cultural Resources and Community Engagement 3
ANTH 3500 Shamans, Witches and Magic 3
ANTH 3510 Visual Anthropology 3
ANTH 3540 Forensic Osteology 3
ANTH 3560 Urban Anthropology 3
ANTH 3570 Kinship 3
ANTH 3590 Cultural Change in Latin America 3
ANTH 3700 Anthropology of Social Movements 3
ANTH 3990 Selected Topics 3
ANTH 4200 Archaeology of North America 3
ANTH 4210 Applied Archaeology 3
ANTH 4250 Paleoanthropology 3
ANTH 4540 Primate Biology and Behavior 3
ANTH 4910 Internship 1-6
ANTH 4950 Field Study in Anthropology 3-6