Anthropology

ANT 1110: General Anthropology (5)

Offerings

Provides a survey of the sub-disciplines that make up anthropology: physical anthropology, archeology, and cultural anthropology. A cross-cultural study of the physical and cultural changes experienced by humankind in response to a continuous process of adaptation, change, and development.

ANT 2250: Cultural Anthropology (5)

Offerings

Focuses upon the comparative study of human cultures: technological, economical, social, political, and religious systems, with examples drawn from selected cultures of the world.

Attributes: Cultural Understand&Engagement, Social Science A, WK Social Sciences

ANT 3000: Introduction to Biological Anthropology (5)

Offerings

Prerequisite: BIO 1101 or 1103 or 2103 or 2570. Basic principles for understanding humans from a biological perspective. This course is a comprehensive introduction to the field of biological anthropology. Explores topics of human and non-human primate genetics, behavior and evolution as well as human ecology and medical anthropology.

Equivalents: BIO 3000 Attributes: Cultural Understand&Engagement, Upper-Division, Ways of Engaging Restrictions: Freshman, Sophomore students are excluded. Prerequisites: BIO 1101: D or better OR BIO 1103: D or better OR BIO 2103: D or better OR BIO 2570: D or better

ANT 4900: Independent Study (1-5)

Offerings

Student works independently with a faculty member on a mutually agreed upon topic. May be repeated for credit up to 15 credits.

Attributes: Upper-Division

ANT 4920: Readings in Selected Fields (1-5)

Offerings

May be repeated for credit up to 14 credits.

Attributes: Upper-Division

ANT 4970: Independent Research (1-5)

Offerings

May be repeated for credit up to 30 credits.

Attributes: Upper-Division