Anthropology Concentrations

Concentrations are shown to help students make their elective choices.  Students are not required to pick concentrations, but are encouraged to explore broadly within the discipline.

Socio-Medical Concentration

  • Anth 202 - Nutrition, Disease, and Health
  • Anth 238 - Ethnomedicine in Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Anth 302 - Medical Anthropology
  • Anth 306 - Human Growth and Development
  • Anth 311 - The Language of Healing
  • Anth 313 - Global Health Issues
  • Anth 343 - Cross Cultural Perspectives on Women's Health
  • Anth 382 - Ethnographic Field Methods
  • Anth 402 – Capstone for Sociomedical Sciences

Archaeology and Material Culture Concentration

  • Anth 110 - Introduction to Archaeology
  • Anth 207 - Ancient Civilizations of North America
  • Anth 215 - Ancient Civilizations of the Old World
  • Anth 235 - Ancient Civilizations of Mesoamerica and the Andes
  • Anth 244 - Transition to Agriculture in the Americas
  • Anth 320 - Archaeology Field School
  • Anth 337 - Art and Material Culture
  • Anth 346 - Topics in Archaeology: subtitles
  • Anth 383 - Archaeological Method and Theory

Physical/Biological Anthropology Concentration

  • Anth 105 - Introduction to Physical Anthropology
  • Anth 201 - Human Evolution
  • Anth 233 - Primates
  • Anth 309 - Topics in Physical Anthropology: subtitles
  • Anth 316 - Human Ecology
  • Anth 317 - Human Osteology
  • Anth 336 - Forensic Anthropology

Cultural Studies Concentration

  • Anth 100 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
  • Anth 208 - Classics in Ethnography
  • Anth 209 - Ethnography of the Iroquois
  • Anth 211 - Ethnography of North American Indians
  • Anth 214 - Ethnography of Southeast Asia
  • Anth 216 - Race, Racism, and the Black Experience in the Americas
  • Anth 226 - Ethnography of Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Anth 229 - Ethnography of Film
  • Anth 301 - Religion, Society, and Culture
  • Anth 307 - Anthropology of Development
  • Anth 318 - Gender and Sexuality in Latin America
  • Anth 322 - Anthropology of the Borderlands
  • Anth 325 - International Fieldwork
  • Anth 360 - Myths and Folktales of Native Americans
  • Anth 380 - Topics in Cultural Anthropology: subtitles
  • Anth 382 - Ethnographic Field Methods

Linguistic Anthropology Concentration

  • Anth 120 - Language and Culture
  • Anth 220 - Linguistic Analysis
  • Anth 231 - Language and Gender
  • Anth 305 - Field Methods and Techniques in Linguistics
  • Anth 314 - Topics in Linguistics: subtitles
  • Anth 328 - Language Socialization

Senior Seminars in Critical Thinking

  • Anth 410 - Classical Anthropological Theory
  • Anth 421 - Contemporary Anthropological Theory