ANTH110
Introduction to Anthropology

Description: Introduction to the study of society and culture, integrating the four major subfields of anthropology: archaeology, cultural anthropology, linguistics, and physical anthropology.

This course is a prerequisite for: ANTH 374; ANTH 385

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Additional Anthropology Course
ACE Outcomes: ACE 9 Global/Diversity ACE 6 Social Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 9 Global/Diversity ACE 6 Social Science

ANTH130
Anthropology of the Great Plains

Description: An introductory survey of the peoples and cultures who have lived in the Great Plains. It assumes no detailed knowledge of anthropological concepts and methods. North American and Euroamerican Plains life-styles from the prehistoric past, early historic, and modern periods. Emphasis on the ways different people used and adapted to the Plains. Common themes and artifacts of Plains people given special treatment.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Additional Anthropology Course
ACE Outcomes: ACE 6 Social Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 6 Social Science

ANTH142
Basics of Biological Anthropology

Description: Interpret, analyze, infer processes of human and non-human primate biological change from genetics to morphology through time.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
ACE Outcomes: ACE 4 Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 4 Science

ANTH170
Introduction to Great Plains StudiesCrosslisted with GEOG 170, GPSP 170, NRES 170, SOCI 170

Description: Interdisciplinary study of the natural environment, social environment, human heritage, arts and humanities of the Great Plains.

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

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH189H
University Honors Seminar

Prerequisites: Good standing in University Honors Program or by invitation.

Description: Topics vary.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Additional Anthropology Course
ACE Outcomes: ACE 9 Global/Diversity

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 9 Global/Diversity

ANTH206
Art of Ancient Egypt & MesopotamiaCrosslisted with AHIS 206, CLAS 206

Description: A survey of the history of civilization and arts in the Fertile Crescent including Mesopotamia, Egypt, the Levant and Syria from the tenth millennium BC to the first millennium BC, with particular attention paid to the Bronze Age.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
ACE Outcomes: ACE 7 Arts ACE 9 Global/Diversity

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 7 Arts ACE 9 Global/Diversity

ANTH212
Introduction to Cultural AnthropologyCrosslisted with ETHN 212

Description: Introduction to ethnology and its subfields. Standard topics, problems, and theories considered in ethnology, social anthropology, culture and personality, and applied anthropology.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Introductory
ACE Outcomes: ACE 6 Social Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 6 Social Science

ANTH215
Anthropology of Death

Description: Past and present survey of human beliefs and practices related to death.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Additional Anthropology Course
ACE Outcomes: ACE 6 Social Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 6 Social Science

ANTH232
Introduction to Archaeology

Description: Introduction to what archaeologists do and what they have learned about humans in the past. Emphasis on methods archaeologists use to study the past and traces the record of human developments up to the rise of cities.

This course is a prerequisite for: AHIS 314, CLAS 314; AHIS 316, CLAS 316; ANTH 332

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Introductory
ACE Outcomes: ACE 4 Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 4 Science

ANTH237
Ancient MesoamericaCrosslisted with ETHN 237, LAMS 237

Description: Ancient civilizations of Mexico and Central America including the Ancient Maya, Aztecs, and Toltecs. Anthropological theories and methods dealing with archaeological data about urbanism, architecture, art, human-environment interaction, etc. in ancient Mesoamerica.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
ACE Outcomes: ACE 9 Global/Diversity ACE 6 Social Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 9 Global/Diversity ACE 6 Social Science

ANTH242
Introduction to Biological Anthropology

Prerequisites: Must enroll in both ANTH 242 (lecture) and ANTH 242L (lab)

Description: Biological anthropology is the study of human and non human primate biological evolution and biocultural variation. This includes genetics, mechanisms of change, growth and development, primate ecology, and the fossil record.

This course is a prerequisite for: ANTH 374; ANTH 385

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Introductory
ACE Outcomes: ACE 4 Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 4 Science

ANTH242L
Introduction to Biological Anthropology Laboratory

Prerequisites: Must enroll in both ANTH 242 (lecture) and ANTH 242L (lab)

Description: Laboratory exercises and analyses that complement material covered in ANTH 242.

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:1
Course Format:LAB
Groups:Introductory

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

ANTH252
World Archaeology, Global HeritageCrosslisted with CLAS 252

Description: Introduction to complex societies around the world and the role of archaeological heritage in contemporary debates.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology
ACE Outcomes: ACE 9 Global/Diversity ACE 6 Social Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 9 Global/Diversity ACE 6 Social Science

ANTH261
Conflict and Conflict ResolutionCrosslisted with POLS 261, SOCI 261

Description: Introduction to the study of the biological, economic, political-historical, and cultural bases of war and group conflict.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:International Relations&Compar

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH290
Fieldwork

Prerequisites: Permission

Only 3 credit hours of ANTH 290 will count towards the Anthropology major.

Description: By participation in research projects students learn basic field techniques and the relationship between research design and execution.

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

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

ANTH291
Laboratory Work in Archaeology

Prerequisites: Permission

Only 3 hours of ANTH 291 is allowed towards the ANTH major.

Description: Practical experience in the preparation and manipulation of archaeological materials. Experience gained through participation in faculty-guided laboratory projects.

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:

ANTH332
Archaeological Collections and Collections Management

Prerequisites: ANTH 232

Description: Overview of theory, method, and practice related to archaeological collections management and other post-fieldwork activities.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology
ACE Outcomes: ACE 8 Civic/Ethics/Stewardship

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 8 Civic/Ethics/Stewardship

ANTH337
Archaeology of the American Southwest

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

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Archaeology
ACE Outcomes: ACE 6 Social Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 6 Social Science

ANTH344
Human OsteologyCrosslisted with ANTH 844

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:

ANTH350
Peoples and Cultures of Native Latin AmericaCrosslisted with ETHN 350

Prerequisites: 6 hrs social science.

Description: Introduction to the ethnography of native Latin America outlining the history and lifeways of indigenous peoples of the region. Indigenous culture, and change and resistance to European colonialism from the pre-Columbian through modern periods. Contemporary indigenous political organizing around issue of human and culture rights, the effects of globalization, and the environment.

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:

ANTH351
Indigenous Peoples of North AmericaCrosslisted with ETHN 351

Prerequisites: 3 hrs ANTH.

Description: Overview of the pre-contact, contact and post-contact experiences of indigenous peoples of 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:

ANTH352
Indigenous Peoples of the Great PlainsCrosslisted with ETHN 352

Prerequisites: 3 hrs ANTH.

Description: Overview of the pre-colonial, colonial and post-colonial experiences of indigenous peoples of the Great Plains region in North America.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology
ACE Outcomes: ACE 8 Civic/Ethics/Stewardship

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 8 Civic/Ethics/Stewardship

ANTH353
Anthropology of War

Description: Causes, conduct, and consequences of socially organized aggression and combat; an evolutionary survey of "warfare" as conducted by insects, nonhuman primates, and human societies from simple hunting and gathering bands to modern states; anthropological, sociological, psychological, and evolutionary biological theories of the causes of warfare; the relationship between warfare and demography, disease, ideology, colonialism, technology, economy and child rearing; and the nature of societies with no record of war and the mechanisms utilized by warlike societies to create peace. Warfare in different times, places, and levels of social complexity.

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:

ANTH362
Peoples and Cultures of AfricaCrosslisted with ETHN 362

Prerequisites: 3 hrs ANTH.

Description: Introduction to the ethnological complexity and cultural diversity of the native ways of life based on the ethnographies of several differing peoples in relation to the areal cultural patterns in contrasting geographical regions. Relations to other portions of the world in culture history and colonial relations.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Cultural Anthropology
ACE Outcomes: ACE 6 Social Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 6 Social Science

ANTH366
Peoples and Cultures of East Asia

Prerequisites: 6 hrs of social sciences.

Description: Survey of the historic and recent cultural diversity of the East Asian cultural sphere. The historical development of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean cultures through recent modernization is reviewed and other neighboring and minority cultures are described. Recognizing the central role of Chinese civilization, a main emphasis is upon the interaction between it and surrounding cultures.

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:

ANTH374
Primate Behavior and Ecology

Prerequisites: ANTH 110 or ANTH 242

Description: Physical and behavioral diversity of primates through the evolutionary framework.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
ACE Outcomes: ACE 4 Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 4 Science

ANTH385
Human Origins

Prerequisites: ANTH 110 or ANTH 242 or permission of the instructor

Description: Explores the evolutionary history of humans and our close relatives.

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

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH386
Digital Heritage Tools

Description: Introduction to 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:LEC
ACE Outcomes: ACE 9 Global/Diversity

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 9 Global/Diversity

ANTH389
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:

ANTH396
Advanced Readings

Prerequisites: 6 hrs of social science.

Description: Tutorial course in areas of special interest.

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:

ANTH399H
Honors Course

Prerequisites: Good standing in the University Honors Program and permission. Open to candidates for degrees with distinction, with high distinction, and with highest distinction in the College of Arts and Sciences.

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:

ANTH406
Visualizing the Ancient CityCrosslisted with AHIS 406, AHIS 806, ANTH 806, 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:

ANTH410
Gender: An Anthropological PerspectiveCrosslisted with ANTH 810, 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:

ANTH412
Family, Marriage, and KinshipCrosslisted with ANTH 812

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:

ANTH416
Digital AnthropologiesCrosslisted with ANTH 816

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:

ANTH417
History of Anthropological TheoryCrosslisted with ANTH 817

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:

ANTH418
Ethnology and MuseumsCrosslisted with ANTH 818

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:

ANTH419
Art and Anthropology of Native North AmericansCrosslisted with ANTH 819

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:

ANTH422
Medical AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 822

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:

ANTH429A
Food Security: A Global PerspectiveCrosslisted with ANTH 829A, 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:

ANTH430
Nutritional AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 830, 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:

ANTH431
Historical Archaeology: Current TopicsCrosslisted with ANTH 831

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:

ANTH432
History and Theory of ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 832

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:

ANTH433
North American ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 833

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
ACE Outcomes: ACE 10 Integrated Product

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 10 Integrated Product

ANTH434
Introduction to Great Plains ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 834

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:

ANTH435
Introduction to Heritage Management ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 835

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:

ANTH436
The Ancient MayaCrosslisted with ANTH 836, 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:

ANTH438
Archaeologies of EuropeCrosslisted with ANTH 838, 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:

ANTH442
Human VariationCrosslisted with ANTH 842

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
ACE Outcomes: ACE 9 Global/Diversity ACE 10 Integrated Product

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 9 Global/Diversity ACE 10 Integrated Product

ANTH443
Dental AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 843

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:

ANTH448
Human Growth and DevelopmentCrosslisted with ANTH 848, 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:

ANTH451
Contemporary Issues of Indigenous Peoples in North AmericaCrosslisted with ANTH 851, 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
ACE Outcomes: ACE 10 Integrated Product

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 10 Integrated Product

ANTH454
Ethnographic Field SchoolCrosslisted with ANTH 854

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:

ANTH461
Geospatial Approaches in Digital Humanities and Social SciencesCrosslisted with ANTH 861, 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:

ANTH472
Belief Systems: Animism to ZombiesCrosslisted with ANTH 872

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:

ANTH473
Ecological AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 873, 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:

ANTH474
Applied and Development AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 874

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
ACE Outcomes: ACE 6 Social Science

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 6 Social Science

ANTH475
Artisan Technologies Past and PresentCrosslisted with ANTH 875

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:

ANTH476
Human Rights, Environment, and DevelopmentCrosslisted with ANTH 876

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:

ANTH477
Hunters-GatherersCrosslisted with ANTH 877

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:

ANTH478

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:

ANTH479
Pro-seminar in International Relations ICrosslisted with GEOG 448, HIST 479, POLS 466, SOCI 466

Prerequisites: Senior standing and permission.

Description: Topic varies

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Variable group based on topic

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

ANTH481
Landscape ArchaeologyCrosslisted with ANTH 881

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:

ANTH482
Field Methods in EthnographyCrosslisted with ANTH 882

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:

ANTH484
Quantitative Methods in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 884

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:

ANTH485
Pro-seminar in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 885

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:

ANTH487
Analysis of Archaeological MaterialsCrosslisted with ANTH 887

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:

ANTH487A
Analysis of Archaeological Materials - CeramicsCrosslisted with ANTH 887A

Prerequisites: ANTH 232

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:

ANTH487B
Analysis of Archaeological Materials - LithicsCrosslisted with ANTH 887B

Prerequisites: ANTH 232

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:

ANTH487D
Analysis of Archaeological Materials - ArchaeofaunaCrosslisted with ANTH 887D

Prerequisites: ANTH 232

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:

ANTH487E
Analysis of Archaeological Materials - Historic Material CultureCrosslisted with ANTH 887E

Prerequisites: ANTH 232

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:

ANTH488
Contentious Issues in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 888

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
ACE Outcomes: ACE 10 Integrated Product

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 10 Integrated Product

ANTH490
Advanced Field WorkCrosslisted with ANTH 890

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:

ANTH491
Advanced Laboratory WorkCrosslisted with ANTH 891

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:

ANTH495
Internship in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 895

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:

ANTH496
Special Readings in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 896
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:

ANTH498
Advanced Current Topics in AnthropologyCrosslisted with ANTH 898

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:

ANTH499
Senior Research Thesis

Prerequisites: Senior standing and permission.

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: