Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
    
    Sep 30, 2020  
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Anthropology, B.S.


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The Anthropology major aims to provide its undergraduate anthropology students with a comprehensive introduction to anthropological knowledge through classroom instruction, experiential learning, and directed research opportunities. It provides extra curriculum learning experiences in our coursers and laboratories (Biological and Forensic Anthropology Laboratory [BAFAL] and Antonio J. Waring, Jr. Archaeological Laboratory). We are committed to providing learning skills necessary for continued success in academic and workplace environments, as well as for personal and civic enrichment.

Learning Outcomes

Students completing the B.S. degree with a major in Anthropology should be able to:

  • Demonstrate a broad base of anthropological knowledge
  • Compare the diversity of cultural practices through time and space
  • Analyze anthropological topics through oral and written communication
  • Collect and assess data using anthropological methods

Requirements


Core Areas A through E: 42 Hours


  

Core Area F, Major Specific Courses: 18 Hours


Remaining Hours selected from: 9 Hours


Major Courses Required: 32 Hours


Anthropological Thought: 3 Hours


Linguistics: 3 Hours


Physical Anthropology: 3-4 Hours


Anthropology Capstone: 1 Hours


Anthropology Upper Division Electives: 9-12 Hours


Numbered 3000 or higher

Minor or Electives (10 of these hours must be at or above the 3000 level): 28 Hours


Total: 120 Hours


No more than 4 individualized study hours from the following count toward the BS in Anthropology.

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