ANTH806
Visualizing the Ancient CityCrosslisted with AHIS 406, AHIS 806, ANTH 406, CLAS 406, CLAS 806

Prerequisites: Junior standing.

Recommend some background knowledge of ancient art, history, or languages, a general background course such as AHIS 101, ANTH 252, CLAS 209/210, or any of the courses listed in the Archaeology or Digital Humanities minors. Computer/design skills welcome but not necessary.

Description: A new approach to looking at the history and development of ancient cities, combining history and archaeology with digital methods, in particular 3D modeling.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH810
Gender: An Anthropological PerspectiveCrosslisted with ANTH 410, WMNS 410, WMNS 810

Prerequisites: 6 hrs ANTH

Description: Theoretical approaches to gender. Emphasis is placed on cross-cultural differences in gender socialization of as it pertains to sexual behavior, power within domestic and public spheres, and the impact of gender on individual aspirations.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH812
Family, Marriage, and KinshipCrosslisted with ANTH 412

Prerequisites: ANTH 212.

Description: Cross-cultural variation in family, marriage, and kinship and theories that account for variation in these fundamental areas of social life.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH816
Digital AnthropologiesCrosslisted with ANTH 416

Prerequisites: 12 hours of anthropology or graduate student standing

Description: Survey of digital methods and emergent technologies in Anthropology.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH817
History of Anthropological TheoryCrosslisted with ANTH 417

Prerequisites: 9 hrs ANTH.

Description: Origins and developments of anthropological theory, method, and thought. Historical growth of the discipline and schools of thought from The Enlightenment through The Contemporary Period.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH818
Ethnology and MuseumsCrosslisted with ANTH 418

Prerequisites: 6 hours of anthropology including ANTH 212.

Description: Explores historical and contemporary aspects of the missions, ethical and political issues concerning exhibits and collections held by museums.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH819
Art and Anthropology of Native North AmericansCrosslisted with ANTH 419

Description: Explores the art of indigenous peoples in the United States. A spectrum of styles, contexts and symbolic meaning will be studied in addition to social aspects of taste, and issues concerning cultural appropriation and the repatriation of religious iconography.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH822
Medical AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 422

Description: Focuses on theoretical and applied significance of health related practices in local and cross-cultural contexts. Cultural constructions of disease, intervention and treatment strategies explored historically and contemporarily.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Biological Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH829A
Food Security: A Global PerspectiveCrosslisted with ANTH 429A, AGRO 429A, AGRO 829A, HORT 429A, HORT 829A, NRES 429A, NRES 829A, NUTR 429A, NUTR 829A

Prerequisites: Junior standing

Description: Overview of the technical and sociocultural dimensions of global food insecurity.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH830
Nutritional AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 430, NUTR 430, NUTR 830

Prerequisites: ANTH 242 or equivalent.

Description: Anthropological approaches to the study of nutrition. Background to nutrition science; bio-cultural aspects of obesity, fertility, lactose intolerance, and infant feeding practices; biological differences in nutritional requirements, fertility, and mortality; interpretation of nutritional deficiencies in skeletal remains; reconstructing prehistoric diets from archaeological evidence; and evaluation of relationships between dietary patterns and dental remains in fossil record.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Biological Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH831
Historical Archaeology: Current TopicsCrosslisted with ANTH 431

Description: Development of Historical Archaeology and current research in the field.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH832
History and Theory of ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 432

Prerequisites: 9 hrs ANTH.

Description: Current concepts and theories used in archaeology to interpret the archaeological record.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH833
North American ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 433

Prerequisites: 9 hrs ANTH including ANTH 232

Description: An areal survey of North American archaeology, methodology, history, and current trends of research. North American prehistory from earliest occupations to The Contact Period.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH834
Introduction to Great Plains ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 434

Prerequisites: 9 hrs ANTH including ANTH 232.

Description: Introduction to the history of archaeological research, taxonomic issues, cultural sequences, and current research topics within the Great Plains area of North America.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH835
Introduction to Heritage Management ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 435

Prerequisites: ANTH 232

Description: Introduction to the nature and purpose of historic preservation as it pertains to resource management and archaeological research. Legislation that forms the basis for: cultural resource management principles; integration of state programs; and archaeological contractors; within the overall framework of land modification planning.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH836
The Ancient MayaCrosslisted with ANTH 436, LAMS 436

Description: Introduction to the prehistory of the Maya region and its periphery. Features of the Ancient Maya political, economic, religious, gender and material structures. Main substantive, theoretical and political debates in Mesoamerican scholarship. Interdisciplinary research and the types of methods used to create knowledge about Maya civilization.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH837
Cultural Heritage of the American Southwest

Prerequisites: Graduate student standing

Description: Advanced survey of past and present indigenous cultures and heritage of the American Southwest.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH838
Archaeologies of EuropeCrosslisted with ANTH 438, CLAS 438, CLAS 838

Description: Survey of the material remains of Europe and of the various approaches to the study of the European past.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH842
Human VariationCrosslisted with ANTH 442

Description: Biological variation of modern humas worldwide through time and space. Standard measurements of phenotypic, e.g. elementary anthropometry. Biological adaptation to environment using recent theoretical perspectives.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Biological Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH843
Dental AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 443

Description: Cranio-facial anatomy, development and morphology as well as forensic uses of dentition.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH844
Human OsteologyCrosslisted with ANTH 344

Prerequisites: ANTH 110 or permission

Description: Study of human osteology including histology, pathology, biomechanics and taphonomy.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH848
Human Growth and DevelopmentCrosslisted with ANTH 448, BIOS 448, BIOS 848

Prerequisites: ANTH 242 and 242L, or BIOS 101 and 101L.

Description: Biological diversity from an evolutionary perspective. The history of the study of human physical growth and biological principles of growth. Genetic, epigenetic and hormonal effects on human and other mammal growth patterns, and environmental factors that influence growth. Effects of nutrition, disease, socio-economic status, pollution, etc. Unique features of human growth in its various stages. How anthropologists interpret variation in growth patterns among human populations and the possible adaptive significance of this variation.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Biological Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH851
Contemporary Issues of Indigenous Peoples in North AmericaCrosslisted with ANTH 451, ETHN 451

Prerequisites: ANTH 351 or 352.

Description: Political, economic, and social issues concerning indigenous peoples in North America.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH854
Ethnographic Field SchoolCrosslisted with ANTH 454

Prerequisites: Permission of instructor

Description: Advanced comparative study of the contemporary populations in a selected area of North America (occasionally outside of the USA) that may combine the traditional survey of ethnographic literature with personal observation, participation, and experiential learning activities in rural, urban, or traditional settings. The ethnographic focus (e.g., Native Americans, recent immigrants to the USA, historic practices) changes depending on research opportunities.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:FLD
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

ANTH861
Geospatial Approaches in Digital Humanities and Social SciencesCrosslisted with ANTH 461, CLAS 461, CLAS 861, GEOG 461, GEOG 861, HIST 461, HIST 861

Description: Study of geographic concepts and critical analysis of applications of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in humanities and social sciences and application of geospatial tools for humanities and social science research; learn how to collect, manage, analyze, and visualize spatial data for real-world projects

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Techniques

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH872
Belief Systems: Animism to ZombiesCrosslisted with ANTH 472

Description: Explores the diversity of beliefs and rituals surrounding the mysteries of birth, life, death and beyond.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH873
Ecological AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 473, NRES 873

Description: Human adaptive systems and their ecological contexts. The dynamic inter-relationships between subsistence, technology, social behavior, human demography, and ecological variability.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH874
Applied and Development AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 474

Prerequisites: ANTH 212

Description: Efforts by anthropologists and other trained specialists to influence the process of development and socioeconomic change in the modern world.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH875
Artisan Technologies Past and PresentCrosslisted with ANTH 475

Prerequisites: 9 hrs ANTH.

Description: Study of selected technologies from around the world at the pre-industrial level of production. Examine hand made art and utilitarian artifacts with the goal of understanding them through replication. Analyze technology within its cultural setting.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH876
Human Rights, Environment, and DevelopmentCrosslisted with ANTH 476

Prerequisites: ANTH 212

Description: Human rights from an anthropological perspective. International human rights, development, and the environment; Western and non-Western perspectives on human rights; individual rights and collective (group) rights; social, economic, and cultural rights; women's rights; gay rights; indigenous peoples and minority groups' rights; and planetary (environmental) rights. Rights to food, culture, development, and a healthy ecosystem.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH877
Hunters-GatherersCrosslisted with ANTH 477

Prerequisites: 9 hrs ANTH including ANTH 212.

Description: Survey of hunter-gatherer society and its ecological and social adaptations. Hunters-gatherers and their important role in human history and evolution.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH878

Prerequisites: Junior standing and permission.

Description: An interdisciplinary analysis of topical issues in Latin American Studies.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Regional Geography

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH879
Pro-seminar in International Relations ICrosslisted with ECON 466, AECN 467, ANTH 479, GEOG 448, HIST 479, POLS 466, SOCI 466, ECON 866, GEOG 848, HIST 879, POLS 866, SOCI 866

Prerequisites: Senior standing and permission.

Open to students with an interest in international relations.

Description: Topic varies.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:International Relations&Compar Integrative Courses, Research Human-Economic Geography Comp Intrntnl & Reg Develpmnt Variable group based on topic

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH881
Landscape ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 481

Description: Survey of theory, method, and practice in describing and interpreting archaeological landscapes.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH882
Field Methods in EthnographyCrosslisted with ANTH 482

Prerequisites: Anth 212.

Description: Introduction to practical and theoretical issues involved in designing and undertaking qualitative field research.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Integrative Courses, Research

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH883
Material Culture Research MethodsCrosslisted with TMFD 876

Prerequisites: TMFD 830; TMFD 807 or 808; or permission.

Description: Research methods for material culture study applied to textiles and dress. Methodologies for artifact study and skills. Fiber microscopy as a tool for artifact analysis. Conceptual development, application and evaluation of a model for artifact study.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Offered:FALL

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH884
Quantitative Methods in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 484

Prerequisites: 9 hrs ANTH; STAT 218 or eqivalent.

Description: Collection, management, and analysis of quantitative anthropological data. Methods of exploratory and confirmatory data analysis. Computer-assisted analysis.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Laboratory and Field Training

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH885
Pro-seminar in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 485

Prerequisites: Permission.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Integrative Courses, Research

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

ANTH886
Digital Heritage

Description: Exploration and deep evaluation of concept of heritage, digital heritage applications, and hands-on experience in creating digital heritage products using desktop and mobile devices.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH887
Analysis of Archaeological MaterialsCrosslisted with ANTH 487

Prerequisites: ANTH 232.

ANTH 487/887 may be repeated. Topics vary by semester.

Description: Survey of vocabulary, techniques, and ideas needed to research major materials found in archaeological sites.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:9
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH887A
Analysis of Archaeological Materials - CeramicsCrosslisted with ANTH 487A

Description: Survey of vocabulary, techniques, and ideas needed to research major materials found in archaeological sites. ANTH 487/887 may be repeated. Topics vary by semester.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:9
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH887B
Analysis of Archaeological Materials - LithicsCrosslisted with ANTH 487B

Description: Survey of vocabulary, techniques, and ideas needed to research major materials found in archaeological sites. ANTH 487/887 may be repeated. Topics vary by semester.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:9
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH887D
Analysis of Archaeological Materials - ArchaeofaunaCrosslisted with ANTH 487D

Description: Survey of vocabulary, techniques, and ideas needed to research major materials found in archaeological sites. ANTH 487/887 may be repeated. Topics vary by semester.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:9
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH887E
Analysis of Archaeological Materials - Historic Material CultureCrosslisted with ANTH 487E

Description: Survey of vocabulary, techniques, and ideas needed to research major materials found in archaeological sites. ANTH 487/887 may be repeated. Topics vary by semester.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:9
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH888
Contentious Issues in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 488

Prerequisites: 9 hrs of anthropology beyond ANTH 110.

Description: Recent controversial issues through the integration of biological, cultural, and archaeological branches of anthropology.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Integrative Courses, Research

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH889
GIS in Archaeology

Description: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in archaeology and anthropology; lecture provides fundamental spatial concepts and a computer lab teaches skills on data acquisition, data integration, spatial analysis, and digital cartography.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH890
Advanced Field WorkCrosslisted with ANTH 490

Prerequisites: ANTH 290 or equivalent.

Description: Further practical experience in field research.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:24
Course Format:FLD
Groups:Laboratory and Field Training

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

ANTH891
Advanced Laboratory WorkCrosslisted with ANTH 491

Prerequisites: Permission.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:LAB
Groups:Laboratory and Field Training

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

ANTH894
Internship in Professional Archaeology

Prerequisites: 9 hrs ANTH

Description: Structured professional experience in archaeological research, administration, or curation outside the traditional academic setting.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:FLD

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

ANTH895
Internship in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 495

Prerequisites: Sophomore standing.

Description: A structured professional experience outside the traditional academic setting designed to allow students to learn and use anthropological skills and knowledge and to develop professional networks.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:FLD
Groups:Integrative Courses, Research

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

ANTH896
Special Readings in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 496
Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:IND
Groups:Integrative Courses, Research

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

ANTH898
Advanced Current Topics in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 498

Prerequisites: Permission.

Description: Seminar on current issues and problems in anthropology.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Integrative Courses, Research

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

ANTH899
Masters Thesis

Prerequisites: Admission to masters degree program and permission of major adviser

Course details
Credit Hours:1-10
Max credits per semester:10
Max credits per degree:99
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-10

ACE:

ANTH915
Seminar in Ethnology

Description: Intensive study of theory and method in ethnology, with special attention to current research literature.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH921D
Seminar in Literacy Studies: Language, Culture, and EducationCrosslisted with TEAC 921D

Description: Research in literacy and schooling.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-9
Max credits per semester:9
Max credits per degree:9
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-9

ACE:

ANTH930A
Ethnographic MethodsCrosslisted with CYAF 930A, EDPS 930A, NUTR 930A, TEAC 930A

Description: Empirical and theoretical research into the sociocultural problems and the lived experiences of people across educational, family and community settings.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

ANTH935
Seminar in Archaeology

Description: Theory and method in prehistory and historic archaeology. Current research literature in the field.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH945
Seminar in Physical Anthropology

Description: Intensive study of theory and method in physical anthropology, with special attention to current research literature.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH946
Interdisciplinary Readings in Digital HumanitiesCrosslisted with MODL 946, HIST 946, ENGL 946

Description: Methods, theories, and practices of digital humanities scholarship.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH994
Seminar in Anthropology and GeographyCrosslisted with GEOG 994
Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

ANTH996
Research Other Than Thesis

Description: Research or reading in selected problems in anthropology, including the preparation of research for publication.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE: