2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

Anthropology Major

Anthropology Major Requirements

Minimum 35 credit hours distributed as follows:

One preparatory course

ANTH 105Intro to Anthropology

4

Three subfield courses

Minimum 3 credits each.

One course in Archaeology

ANTH 225Fundamentals of Archaeology

3

One course in Biological Anthropology

ANTH 235Biological Anthropology

4

One course in Cultural Anthropology

ANTH 223Cultural Anthropology

3

Or

ANTH 387Ethnographic Methods

4

One geographic course

At least 3 credits.

ANTH 237Peoples & Cultures

3

ANTH 239Ancient Civilization & Empires

3

ANTH 335Third World Studies: S. Africa

4

ANTH 237 and ANTH 335: topics vary

Two courses in Anthropological theory

ANTH 388History of Anthro Thought

3

ANTH 405Capstone in Anthro Issues

3

Four additional anthropology courses with at least 2 courses at or above the 300 level

Minimum 6 credits

Anthropology Degree Pathway

First Year

Fall

ANTH 105Intro to Anthropology

4

ANTH 150Experiencing Archaeology

3

Winter

ANTH 237Peoples & Cultures

3

Spring

Electives

Second Year

Fall

ANTH 223Cultural Anthropology

3

ANTH 225Fundamentals of Archaeology

3

Spring

ANTH 235Biological Anthropology

4

Third Year

Fall

ANTH 387Ethnographic Methods

4

Winter

ANTH 267Anthropology of Resistance

3

Spring

ANTH 388History of Anthro Thought

3

Electives

Fourth Year

Fall

ANTH 350Anthro of Conflict & Violence

3