Major RequirementsThe Anthropology major consists of 12 upper division courses (48.0 units). There are no lower division requirements. All courses must be taken for a letter grade of C- or better.Students must select one of the following as a concentration: Archaeology, Biology or Socio-Cultural. Please note: Lower division courses can overlap between your major, minor and college requirements. Students may overlap two upper division courses between your major and minor by submitting a request in the VAC.
Upper Division Concentration Courses
Upper Division Electives
What is Archaeological Anthropology?
The study of human history and prehistory through excavation of sites and analysis of artifacts and other physical remains.
What is Biological Anthropology?
The study of the physical development of the human species in the context of other primates.
What is Sociocultural Anthropology?
The study of cultural variation among humans embedded in its historical and social context.
- Any THREE of the following:
- ANSC 118. Language and Culture, ANSC 120. Anthropology of Religion, ANSC 121. Psychological Anthropology, ANSC 122. Language in Society, ANSC 123. Political Anthropology, ANSC 124. Cultural Anthropology, ANSC 125. Gender, Sexuality, and Society
- Please note not all of the above courses are offered every year. See schedule of classes.
- ONE ANSC w/region, country or religion focus in addition to above courses.
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