Anthropology Multi-Semester Course Offerings

This list is designed to help students plan ahead by providing information about course offerings for the upcoming academic year. Please note that course offerings are subject to change.

This is a list of courses that the Anthropology Department plans to offer in Fall 2016. For date/times Fall 2016 courses will be offered, please see the full schedule online here or posted in the Anthropology Department Office.

Tentative Anthropology Department Course List for Fall 2016
Course Title Area Instructor
200 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology LD-GE Senghas
201.1 Introduction to Biological Anthropology LD-GE Owen
203.1 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology LD-GE Owen
203.2 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology LD-GE Torres
300 Nature, Culture & Theory: Growth of Anthropology Core Senghas
303 Human Behavioral Ecology Bio Jaffe
318 Human Development: Sex & Life Cycle UD-GE Jaffe
326 Topics in Archaeology Arch Whitley
340 Living in Our Globalized World UD-GE Torres
340 Living in Our Globalized World UD-GE Visiting Prof
341 Emergence of Civilizations UD-GE Purser
358 Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology Cult Visiting Prof
383 Language in Sociopolitical Contex Ling Senghas
415 Forensic Anthropology Methods Methods Boutin
451 Applied Ethnographic  Methods Methods Visiting Prof
491 Senior Seminar Core Boutin
500 Proseminar Grad Purser
592 Practicum in the National Register Grad De Shazo

This is a list of courses that the Anthropology Department plans to offer in Spring 2017. Course offerings are dependent upon faculty and lecturer availability and are subject to change prior to finalization of the Spring 2017 schedule. Dates and times of class offerings will be available in November 2016.

Tentative Anthropology Department Course List for Spring 2017
Course Title Area Instructor
200 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology LD-GE Senghas
201 Introduction to Biological Anthropology LD-GE STAFF
202 Introduction to Archaeology LD-GE STAFF
203 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology LD-GE STAFF
203 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology LD-GE STAFF
302 Biological Basis of Sex Differences Bio Jaffe
318 Human Development: Sex & Life Cycle UD-GE Jaffe
326 Topics in Archaeology Archy Whitley
340 Living in Our Globalized World UD-GE STAFF
340 Living in Our Globalized World UD-GE Visiting Prof
341 Emergence of Civilizations UD-GE Purser
358 Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology Cult Visiting Prof
382 Language Change Ling Senghas
401 SCURF Planning and Publication Elective Visiting Prof
480 Linguistic Methods Methods Senghas

Area: refers to which area of the major and/or GE the course applies to

  • Arch: Archaeology
  • Bio: Biological Anth
  • Cult: Cultural Anth
  • Grad: Graduate Level
  • LD: Lower Division
  • LD-GE: Lower Divison GE
  • Ling: Linguistic Anth
  • Meth: Methods Course
  • Req.: Major Requirement
  • UD-GE: Upper Division GE