Anthropology: Undergraduate Program

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Chair: Paul Pacheco
Associate Professors: James Aimers,
Russell Judkins, Paul Pacheco, Barbara Welker
Assistant Professor: Melanie
A. Medeiros
Professor Emeritus Lecturer:  Rose-Marie Chierici

Adjunct Lecturer: Kristi Krumrine                                      Visiting Assistant Professor: Jennifer Guzman

Bachelor of Arts Degree
Total credit hours required to complete major: 42-45

Foundational Learning: 7 courses                     (21)
ANTH 100 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology * 

Choose two of these options:                            (6)
ANTH 105 Introduction to Physical Anthropology
ANTH 110 Introduction to Archaeology
ANTH 120 Language and Culture

Choose one of these options:                            (3)
ANTH 201 Human Evolution  
ANTH 204 Human Ecology     

Choose one of these options:                            (3
ANTH 208 Classics in Ethnography  

ANTH 229 Ethnography and Film                    

Choose two of these options:                            (6)
ANTH 207 Prehistoric Cultures of North America
ANTH 215 Ancient Civilizations of the Old World
ANTH 220 Linguistic Analysis
ANTH 231 Sociolinguistics
ANTH 235 Ancient Civilization of Mesoamerica and the Andes
Exploratory Learning: 5 courses (200 -level or above) (15)
In consultation with your adviser, choose any combination of electives at the 200 level or above, at least one of which must be at or above the 300 level.  Any ANTH course, 200 level or above, may be used to fulfill an elective, but only if it has not been used to fulfill a different requirement - no double counting allowed.
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Transformational Learning: 2 courses**      
Choose two of these options:
ANTH 302 Medical Anthropology
ANTH 305 Field Methods & Techniques in Linguistics
ANTH 307 Third World Development
ANTH 309 Topics in Primatology
ANTH 313 Global Health Issues
ANTH 314 Topics in Linguistics
ANTH 320 Archaeology Field School
ANTH 323 Primate Field School
ANTH 325 International Field School
ANTH 328 Language Acquisition
ANTH 346 Topics in Archaeology
ANTH 382 Ethnographic Field Methods
ANTH 383 Archaeological Method and Theory
ANTH 395 Internship in Anthropology (max of 3 credits hours
can be applied)
ANTH 399 Directed Study (max of 3 credit hours can be applied)
ANTH 493 Honors Research and Writing (Please note that this is a two semester -6 credit sequence, which fulfills the transfomational learning requirement if taken for both semesters)

Seminar in Critical Thinking                               (3)
Choose one of these options:
ANTH 410 Classical Anthropological Theory
ANTH 421 Contemporary Anthropological Theory

*Students may petition the department to substitute ANTH 101 Exporation of Human Diversity for ANTH 100, but only if ANTH 101 is taken before, or in the same semester, that a student declares the Anthropology major.

** Students may petition the department to waive one course from the transformational learning requirement if they Study Abroad through an approved program.

Minimum Competence Requirement
A grade of C- or better is required for each of the following
courses: All Anthropology courses used in fulfillment of the major.

Department Writing Requirement
Students will meet the department writing requirement by successfully passing either ANTH 201 or ANTH 204. For information on writing requirements for "double"  or "triple" majors, consult the Undergraduate Bulletin under "Multiple Majors" or the Office of the Dean of Curriculum and Academic Services.

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SUNY Geneseo
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