2011-2012 Catalog 
    Sep 30, 2023  
2011-2012 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Anthropology, BA

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Learning Outcomes, Anthropology, BA

  • Critically assess arguments in Anthropology
  • Demonstrate understanding of theoretical positions influencing anthropological thinking in at least two of the four sub-disciplines
  • Evaluate research strategies and construct arguments in at least one of the four sub-disciplines
  • Compare and contrast theoretical and methodological foundations for at least two of the four sub-disciplines
  • Define and explain core concepts in four sub-disciplines


Major Requirements

 The Bachelor of Arts (BA) in anthropology requires 36-54 credit hours of course work in anthropology.

Recommended Courses

Students interested in specializing in archaeology should consider taking the following courses offered by other departments:


Anthropology students interested in pursuing a career in archaeology are urged to consider completing a minor in geography and environmental studies.

Honors Program

In addition to the regular undergraduate curriculum in anthropology, the department offers students an honors program. Before or during the first semester of the junior year, interested students should contact any anthropology faculty member about this program.

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