Anthropology Minor

Develop an expertise in human cultures and their physical and social environments. Founded upon four major fields: sociocultural anthropology, linguistic anthropology, physical anthropology, and archaeology, gain a breadth of knowledge and an understanding of the diversity of human historical and contemporary experience with our minor in anthropology.  

Minor in Anthropology (18 hours)

All of the following:

  • ANTH 253 Survey I: Culture and Language
  • ANTH 254 Survey II: Human Prehistory
  • ANTH 364 Ethnographic Methods

Two of the following:

  • ANTH 141 People and Nature
  • ANTH 142RM Archaeology of Ancient Italy
  • ANTH 320 Anthropology of Race and Racism
  • ANTH 346 Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective
  • ANTH 392 Topics in Cultural Anthropology
  • ANTH 394 Topics in Archaeology
  • ANTH 435 Politics of Multiculturalism
  • ANTH 497 Independent Study in Anthropology
  • ANTH 499 Anthropological Internship
  • ART 346 Museums and Cultural Politics
  • ART 346 Museums and Cultural Politics
  • BIO 270* Environments of Ecuador
  • BIO 312* Evolution
  • BIO 313* Economic Botany
  • BIO 316* Conservation Biology
  • BIO 320* Parasitology
  • BIO 323* Ecology
  • ENVS 171 Introduction to Environmental Science

NOTE: Courses noted with an asterisk (*) carry prerequisites. Consult the departmental listing in the Bulletin for more details.