Academic Calendar

Anthropology (ANTH)

ANTH 1210  Human Origins and Antiquity  3 cr  

An introduction to physical anthropology and archaeology. Topics include: biological evolution, evolution and comparative behaviour of primates, fossil evidence for human evolution, and the emergence of human culture. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 1210 and ANTH 1211.

Equiv To: ANTH 1211

Attributes: Social Science, Recommended Intro Courses

ANTH 1220  Cultural Anthropology  3 cr  

The comparative study of human societies and cultures, including language, economic and political organization, family and kinship, ritual and belief systems, cultural stability and change. Students may not hold credit for ANTH 1220 and any of: ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520.

Attributes: Social Science, Recommended Intro Courses

ANTH 1520  Critical Cultural Anthropology  3 cr  

An introduction to social cultural anthropology that critically examines production and exchange systems, age, gender, kinship and other social distinctions, belief systems, politics, and interactions between cultural systems. Learning and performance assessment is based upon supervised reading and essay writing. Students may not hold credit for ANTH 1520 and any of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221.

Attributes: Social Science, Recommended Intro Courses, Written English Requirement

ANTH 2000  Culture, Society, and Power  3 cr  

An advanced introduction to cultural anthropology that focuses on anthropological approaches to the cross-cultural organization, dynamics, and tensions of social relationships at individual, group, and societal levels. Students may not hold credit for ANTH 2000 and any of: ANTH 2001 or the former ANTH 2390 or the former ANTH 2391.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 2001

Mutually Exclusive: ANTH 2390, ANTH 2391

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2020  Relatedness in a Globalizing World  3 cr  

Anthropological approaches to diverse practices of human relatedness across cultures and over time, including 21st century reconfigurations or marriage, family, reproduction and kinship.

Attributes: Social Science, Written English Requirement

ANTH 2040  Native North America: A Sociocultural Survey  3 cr  

An ethnographic survey of the cultures of Native North American peoples. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 2040 and ANTH 2041.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 2041

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2060  European Archaeology  3 cr  

This course will survey the archaeological record of Europe from the earliest human occupation through the rise of early cities and complex societies. Case studies will be used to examine the social, political, economic, and technological adaptations of early human societies in the region.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2100  Introduction to Archaeology  3 cr  

A general introduction to the principles of archaeology and the materials, analyses, and interpretations encountered in archaeological study. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 2100 and ANTH 2101.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 2101

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2230  Anthropology of Travel and Tourism  3 cr  

Anthropological approaches to the study of cultural practices and phenomena of travel and tourism. Travel is examined in various social, historical, and cultural contexts as a way of seeing and experiencing the world. Emphasis is placed on the intersection of culture, colonialism, capitalism, and globalization, with practices of travel, including mass tourism.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science, Written English Requirement

ANTH 2240  Plagues and People  3 cr  

Examines selected plagues in evolutionary, ecological, and epidemiological context, and considers the complex biological, social, and economic repercussions for human populations. Foci include past, present, and emerging infectious disease epidemics.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2300  Anthropology of Childhood  3 cr  

Anthropological approaches to the study of children and childhood. Childhood is examined as a social and historical construction, and children are analyzed as active contributors to their social worlds. Cross-cultural ethnographic material relating to children and youth is critically read and discussed.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2350  Ethnology of Sub-Saharan Africa  3 cr  

A survey of culture and society in traditional and contemporary Africa. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 2350 and the former ANTH 2351.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520 or the former ANTH 2360 or the former ANTH 2361] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 2351

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2370  Language and Culture  3 cr  

The investigation of the complex interaction of language and culture, including linguistic perspectives on prehistory, ethnosemantics, and sociocultural correlations of linguistic variation. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 2370 and ANTH 2011.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 2011

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2380  Art, Symbols, Cultures  3 cr  

Studies of the social contexts and functions of human artistic and symbolic behaviour in cross-cultural perspective. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 2380 and ANTH 2381.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 2381

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2430  Ecology, Technology and Society  3 cr  

Ecological analysis of the interplay of socio-political and technological processes in different types of societies. Focus upon the ecological side-effects and selected technologies, economic mechanisms and political institutions. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 2430 and ANTH 2500. May not be used for Major or Minor in Anthropology.

Mutually Exclusive: ANTH 2500, ENG 3020

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2450  Ethnology of China  3 cr  

Issues in the anthropological study of contemporary China will be introduced in comparative perspective. The emphasis will be on issues such as economic development, changing gender relations, population growth and migration, and the politics of culture.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2470  Anthropology of Mass Communication  3 cr  

This course focuses on media production and dissemination and on images of the world created by media. Media practices and products are addressed in relation to the formation of social relations and identities, the shaping of peoples' sense of time and space, and media's role in the construction of communities and in processes of socio-economic and cultural change.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2500  Culture, Environment, and Technology  3 cr  

Study of ecological systems, focusing on processes of adaptation in societies differing in organization and in views of technology. Demographic and technological changes are examined in relation to cultural, political and ideological factors. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 2500 and ANTH 2430.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Mutually Exclusive: ANTH 2430

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2510  Anthropology of Economic Systems  3 cr  

A comparative study of factors bearing upon production, exchange, and consumption of goods, practices and ideas in varying social contexts. The course also examines the articulation of economic systems in the global political economy.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2530  Anthropology of Political Systems  3 cr  

Analysis of political institutions and their changing nature in diverse societies and forms of society, with attention to authority, leadership, decision-making, power and its disguises, and forms of resistance.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2550  Culture and the Individual  3 cr  

The study of the interrelations between life-cycle, psychological functioning and malfunctioning, and social and cultural institutions. Emphasis is placed on enculturation and life-cycle rituals. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 2550 and ANTH 2551.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 2551

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2560  Anthropology of Illness  3 cr  

Comparative study of cultural factors involved in health/illness: concepts of disease and curing practices.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2570  Urban Anthropology  3 cr  

Comparison of the processes of urbanization and various forms of urbanism, with attention to archaeological evidence and the emergence of urbanism and urbanization in developing nations.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2600  Old World Prehistory  3 cr  

A survey of the archaeological evidence and cultural interpretations of Old World cultures from the beginning of the Pleistocene to the development of agriculture.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2610  Old World Civilizations  3 cr  

Archaeological evidence and cultural interpretations of the origins of complex societies from the development of agriculture to the beginnings of written history in the Old World.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2620  New World Prehistory  3 cr  

Archaeological evidence and cultural interpretations of those New World cultures which did not develop civilizations, from the earliest inhabitants until the period of initial European contact.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2630  New World Civilizations  3 cr  

Archaeological evidence and cultural interpretations of the growth and development of complex societies in the New World from the origins of agriculture to the period of initial European contact. Emphasis will be placed on the "high cultures" of Central and South America.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2640  Manitoba Prehistory  3 cr  

Archaeological evidence and culture history of prehistoric populations which inhabited the various environmental zones of Manitoba.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2650  Archaeology of the Ancient Near East  3 cr  

This course is an overview of the prehistory and early historical periods of the ancient Near East. Considerable attention is given to the fundamental transitions that transform the human existence and create the foundations for later civilization, such as: (1) the colonization of the region by humans; (2) the emergence of food production (domestication of plants and animals), settled village life, and hierarchical social organization; (3) the rise of states, urban centers, and writing; and (4) the emergence of militaristic empires. The course examines both archaeological and historical evidence with a heavy emphasis on material culture, primary archaeological, and historical data, and the process of scholarly interpretation.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2690  Peoples and Cultures of Contemporary Latin America  3 cr  

An ethnographic survey of the cultural diversity of contemporary Latin America with selected case study examples drawn from Mexico and Central America, South America, and the Hispanic Caribbean. Case studies are selected to represent a variety of anthropological perspectives.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2820  Human Osteology  3 cr  

An examination of normal and pathological skeletal anatomy. Quantitative methods of analysis for archaeological and forensic applications.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2860  Evolution and Human Diversity  3 cr  

An introduction to the interacting roles of heredity, culture and environment in human families and populations. Introduces the biological bases for variation within/between human populations. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 2860 and ANTH 2861.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 2861

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2880  Human Evolution  3 cr  

Intensive study of human organic evolution within hominid primates. Consideration of the relationships of socio-cultural adaptation to human evolution.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2890  Human Population Biology  3 cr  

Intensive study of the evolutionary implications of genetic variation within/between human populations in relationship to ecological and cultural variation.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2860] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2910  Historical Archaeology  3 cr  

An archaeological survey of the early post-European period in North America. Case studies will emphasize selected regions, time periods, and topics that may include: the western Canadian fur trade; European colonialism in North America; international colonialism.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 2930  Archaeology of a Selected Area  3 cr  

Detailed examination of the archaeology of a geographical area that is of current interest to faculty and students. The areas will rotate annually and will include but not be limited to the Caribbean, Europe, the Northwest Coast, Canada, the Arctic and the sub-Arctic. The course content may vary. Students can earn multiple credits for this course only when the topic subtitle is different.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3200  Anthropology of Food  3 cr  

Considers the diversity of ways that anthropologists have used food as a productive entry point for understanding culture, society, and human ecology. The course will survey highpoints in the history of the anthropology of food and address current topics such as food security and food movements.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3320  Women in Cross-Cultural Perspective  3 cr  

Critical perspectives on the role of women cross-culturally, with ethnographic reference to non-Western societies and cultures. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 3320 and ANTH 3321.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 3321

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3330  Sex and Sexualities  3 cr  

Comparative approaches to the study of human sexuality and the diversity of sexual expression and identification from a feminist and cross-cultural ethnographic perspective. Sex and sexualities are examined as social and cultural constructions, experiences, discourses, identities, and practices located in specific local contexts and shaped by wider social processes including colonialism and globalization. Students may not hold credit for ANTH 3330 and any of: the former WOMN 3330 or the former ANTH 3350 or WOMN 3500 with the topic "Anthropology of Sex and Sexualities."

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in a minimum of three credit hours of Anthropology or Women's and Gender Studies courses] or written permission of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 3350, WOMN 3330

Attributes: Social Science, Written English Requirement

ANTH 3380  Anthropology and Contemporary Social Issues  3 cr  

Anthropological perspectives on poverty, social accountability, colonialism, racism, education, ecological degradation and violence. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 3380 and ANTH 3381.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in each of ANTH 2000 (or ANTH 2001) and 3 credit hours from the following: ANTH 2020 or ANTH 2530 or ANTH 2831] or [a grade of "C" or better in the former ANTH 2390 or the former ANTH 2391] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 3381

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3470  History of Anthropology  3 cr  

A temporal survey of the development of major paradigms and theoretical movements in anthropological thought and method. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 3470 and ANTH 3471.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in each of ANTH 2000 (or ANTH 2001) and 3 credit hours from the following: ANTH 2020 or ANTH 2530 or ANTH 2831] or [a grade of "C" or better in the former ANTH 2390 or the former ANTH 2391] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 3471

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3500  Peoples of the Arctic  3 cr  

Ethnographic survey of the aboriginal peoples of the circumpolar regions of Asia, North America, and Greenland. Attention will be given to the aboriginal and post-contact situations among such peoples. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 3500 and ANTH 3501.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 3501

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3550  Canadian Subcultures  3 cr  

An anthropological study of dimensions of community, ethnicity, and social class in Canadian society. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 3550 and ANTH 3551.

Equiv To: ANTH 3551

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3600  Archaeological Method and Theory  3 cr  

The historical development and current application of theoretical and methodological frameworks for archaeological interpretation.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2100] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3720  Demography of Past Populations  3 cr  

This course provides students with a basic understanding of demographic methods and techniques applied in analysis of long term changes in the demographic patterns of anthropological populations.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 1210 or ANTH 1211] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3730  Forensic Anthropology  3 cr  

This course provides the theory, methods, and techniques for forensic identification of human skeletal remains, including estimation of sex, age-at-death, stature, population affinities and features of personal biology. The laboratory component of this course, where students work with actual human skeletal remains, is a major component.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2820.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3740  Human Growth and Variation  3 cr  

An examination of variation in human body form and composition in the context of normal growth and development viewed in an evolutionary perspective.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2860] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3750  Anthropological Perspectives on Globalization and the World-System  3 cr  

An anthropological perspective on the modern world-system and the expansion of capitalism into peripheral areas of the world; the transformation of indigenous societies and cultures; the rise of ethnic conflict, protest and resistance; and a comparative examination of selected global and transnational processes. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 3750 and ANTH 3751.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520 or ANTH 2000 or ANTH 2001 or the former ANTH 2390 or the former ANTH 2391] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 3751

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3810  Anthropology of Belief Systems  3 cr  

A comparative study of belief systems, rituals, and ceremonies in non-Western and Western societies and cultures. Students may not hold for credit both ANTH 3810 and ANTH 3811.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 3811

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3910  Archaeological Field Training  6 cr  

Theory and practical field experience in the investigation of archaeological sites from the formulation of research designs through data analysis in the field. Offered in alternate summers. See Anthropology Department for details.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2100] and written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3930  Ethnographic Research Methods  3 cr  

A survey of ethnographic research methods with an emphasis on qualitative approaches, including both field and analytical techniques. Students may not hold credit for both ANTH 3930 and the former ANTH 3390.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2000] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 3390

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3950  Artifact Analysis  3 cr  

Analytic and interpretive methods for treating archaeologically recovered materials such as lithics, ceramics and other artifacts are addressed through lectures, demonstrations and other laboratory exercises.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2100] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3960  Cultural Resource Management  3 cr  

A survey of the concepts, methods, and techniques used in the management of cultural, especially archaeological, heritage resources. The roles of public agencies, private contractors, and heritage legislation in Canadian CRM are reviewed.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2100] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3970  Ethnography of a Selected Region  3 cr  

An ethnographic survey of the culture(s) of a selected geographical area currently of interest to faculty and students. The areas to be studied may differ from year to year. Students may not hold for credit both ANTH 3970 and ANTH 3971. The course content may vary. Students can earn multiple credits for this course only when the topic subtitle is different.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in one of: ANTH 1220 or ANTH 1221 or ANTH 1520] or written consent of instructor.

Equiv To: ANTH 3971

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3980  Botanical Analysis in Archaeology  3 cr  

Analytic and interpretive methods for treating archaeologically recovered plant remains and soils are addressed through lectures, demonstrations, and laboratory exercises.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2100] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 3990  Faunal Analysis in Archaeology  3 cr  

Analytic and interpretive methods of treating archaeologically recovered faunal remains are addressed through lectures, demonstrations, and laboratory exercises.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2100] or written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 4760  Practicum in Archaeology  3 cr  

This course is designed to provide advanced undergraduate students in archaeology with individualized practical experience in different aspects of archaeology by working with professional archaeologists.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 2100] and written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 4780  Selected Topics in Cultural Anthropology  3 cr  

The course content may vary. Students can earn multiple credits for this course only when the topic subtitle is different.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: written consent of instructor or department head.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 4790  Selected Topics in Archaeology  3 cr  

The course content may vary. Students can earn multiple credits for this course only when the topic subtitle is different.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: written consent of instructor or department head

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 4800  Seminar in Applied Anthropology  6 cr  

A review of the history of applied anthropology and investigation of major case studies, research methodologies, intervention strategies, and substantive areas of application.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: written consent of instructor or department head.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 4830  Advanced Reading and Research  3 cr  

The course content may vary. Students can earn multiple credits for this course only when the topic subtitle is different.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: written consent of instructor and department head.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 4840  Advanced Independent Work  6 cr  

The course content may vary. Students can earn multiple credits for this course only when the topic subtitle is different.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: written consent of instructor and department head.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 4850  Advanced Seminar in Anthropological Theory  3 cr  

An analysis of the process of theory formation in the social sciences in general and in cultural (social) anthropology in particular. The theoretical content of various contemporary "schools" in anthropology is critically analyzed.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: [a grade of "C" or better in ANTH 3470 or ANTH 3471] or written consent of instructor or department head.

Attributes: Social Science

ANTH 4860  Selected Topics in Biological Anthropology  3 cr  

Topics in biological anthropology which will vary depending on the needs of students and the interest of the instructor. The course content may vary. Students can earn multiple credits for this course only when the topic subtitle is different.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: written consent of instructor or department head.

Attributes: Social Science