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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Anthropology Minor

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Course Requirements

Anthropology Core (18-21 credits)

Select one focus area: 

General Anthropology (21 credits)

Archaeology (18 credits)

Cultural Anthropology (18 credits)

Biological Anthropology (18 credits)

Medical Anthropology (21 credits)

Total Credits Required for Minor: 18-21

Total Credit Hours Required represents the minimum credits needed to complete this program, and may vary based on a number of circumstances. This chart should not be used for financial aid purposes.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all requirements, the student will have knowledge:

  • To display sophisticated knowledge of core concepts, theories, and methods in cultural anthropology, biological anthropology and/or anthropological archaeology
  • To appreciate and understand the diversity of human experience, interpret complexity
  • To demonstrate global awareness and understanding of other cultures
  • To conduct research: pose questions, conduct fieldwork, obtain evidence, analyze sources, assess information, construct an argument
  • To use critical reading skills and think critically
  • To use effective written communication skills: express a point of view on a subject and support it with evidence
  • To organize and orally present research results in a meaningful way

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