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Anthropology Undergraduate Courses

<h2>ANTH 1010 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology</h2><p>Students learn about the core concepts used in cultural anthropology and how anthropologists study human cultures and societies. Consideration is given to the relevance of anthropological theories, methods, and ethics in the context of contemporary culture change, taking into account processes of colonialism, globalization, and development. Students gain an appreciation of the broader goals of cultural anthropology to record cultural patterns and behaviors, represent a variety of voices and perceptions, explain cultural processes, and develop a fundamental understanding of human diversity.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> </p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> 2CP</p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 2010 - Introduction to Biological Anthropology</h2><p>Evolutionary theory; primates; fossil record of human evolution; mechanics of evolution; human variation. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> </p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> 2NS</p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 2020 - Introduction to World Archaeology</h2><p>Basic concepts; how archaeologists reconstruct extinct societies and explore cultural evolution. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> </p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> 2CP</p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 2900 - Special Topics in Anthropology</h2><p>Specific course content will vary with offering.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> </p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 15</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 1.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 2970T - Anthropology Tutorial</h2><p>Honors Tutorial College tutorial on theories and issues in anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> HTC</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 12</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 15.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 tutorial</p>
<h2>ANTH 2971T - Anthropology Tutorial</h2><p>Honors Tutorial College tutorial on theories and issues in anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> HTC</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 12</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 15.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 tutorial</p>
<h2>ANTH 2980T - Anthropology Tutorial</h2><p>Honors Tutorial College tutorial on theories and issues in anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> HTC</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 12</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 15.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 tutorial</p>
<h2>ANTH 2981T - Anthropology Tutorial</h2><p>Honors Tutorial on topics in Anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> HTC</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 12</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 15.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 1.0 tutorial</p>
<h2>ANTH 3010 - Visual Anthropology</h2><p>The use of film as a medium for recording cultural information; as a technique for observation, analysis, and interpretation of cultural information; and as a means for presenting information about cultures, human adaptation, human evolution, and anthropological research itself.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3400 - Applied Anthropology</h2><p>Focuses on the applications of anthropology in response to areas of contemporary social concern: poverty and development, law and criminal justice, international health, and human rights. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3450 - Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective</h2><p>Considers the range of cultural diversity in defining gender roles; comparative approach toward understanding the behaviors and perceptions associated with gender. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010 and (Soph or Jr or Sr)</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3460 - Introduction to Human Osteology</h2><p>Focuses on the identification, study, and analysis of the human skeleton. Students will learn the microanatomy and macroanatomy of human bone and how skeletal remains are analyzed. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2010 or LET 1450 or BIOS 1710</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3490 - Life History: The Individual and Culture</h2><p>Survey of ways of growing up in various cultures; emphasizes the relationship between the individual and culture. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3500 - Economic Anthropology</h2><p>Survey of economic arrangements found in various societies; anthropological analysis of economic exchange systems; application of anthropological theories concerning the role of economic processes in cultural systems; analysis of organizations of production, distribution and consumption; comparative analysis of economic systems. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3510 - Political Anthropology</h2><p>Anthropological exploration of various political systems; cross-cultural examination of political leadership, political power, and conflict. Emphasis on non-Western, non-industrialized societies. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3530 - Anthropology of Violence and Peace</h2><p>This course focuses on the cultural dimensions of civil wars, ethnic and religious conflicts, communal violence, and state violence, as well as movements for human rights and peace. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3540 - Primate Behavioral Ecology</h2><p>This course is designed to further students understanding of the behavior of non-human primates, from an evolutionary perspective, focusing on how selective forces impact the social behavior of primates. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3550 - Medical Anthropology</h2><p>Non-Western medical systems and theories of health and disease causation; social basis for diagnosis and cure; curing rituals; symbolism of health and illness. Ecological factors in health and nonhealth; systemic connections between health concepts, culture, and environmental situations. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3570 - Anthropology of Religion</h2><p>Anthropological consideration of religious action, belief, and ritual in various cultures; analysis of religious movements, magic, divination, myth, trance,and prayer; analysis of religious systems from symbolic, structuralist, materialist and ecological perspectives. Comparison of different anthropological frameworks for understanding religious phenomena. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3590 - Before the Sickle and Plow: Archaeology of Foraging Societies</h2><p>An in depth look at societies before the emergence of agriculture. Exploration of life before food production through the comparison of archaeological data and modern foraging analogs. Considers the ecological, biological and cultural impacts of foraging systems through the archaeological record.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010 or 2010 or 2020</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> 2CP</p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3600 - Origins of Food Production</h2><p>This course explores the origins of plant and animal domestication cross-culturally, focusing on the similarities and differences between different cultures as they adopted food production as a subsistence strategy. The course also considers the effects of farming on human health, human social organization, and global ecology and environment.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010 or 2020</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> 2NS</p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3610 - North American Prehistory</h2><p>Analysis and interpretation of the cultural evolution of indigenous North American Indian cultures. Emphasis placed on those cultures from Ohio and the Midwest. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2020</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3660 - Cultures of the Americas</h2><p>Survey of past and/or present cultural diversity present in North, South, or MesoAmerica or the Caribbean, with emphasis on application of the anthropological method and theory to understanding of particular sociocultural systems. Emphasis varies by instructor.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010 or 2020</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 6.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3670 - South American Prehistory</h2><p>Reconstruction, analysis, and interpretation of the process of cultural evolution as expressed by the ancient societies of South America. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2020</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3700 - Mexican/Central American Prehistory</h2><p>Reconstruction, analysis, and interpretation of the process of cultural evolution in pre-Hispanic Mexico and Central America. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2020</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3730 - Perspectives in Anthropology</h2><p>Includes topics from the following areas of anthropological concern: nature of scientific inquiry, ethnology, linguistics, archaeology, biological anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010 or 2010 or 2020</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3760 - Culture Contact and Change</h2><p>Impacts of cultures upon one another; immediate and subsequent cultural adaptations; theory of change. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3770 - Peasant Communities</h2><p>Description and analysis of peasant societies; application of anthropological theory to an analysis of peasant social. political and economic organization; analysis of the role of the state and global processes in shaping peasant production, distribution, and consumption patterns.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3780 - Human Ecology</h2><p>Analysis of mutual and reciprocal relations between sociocultural systems and other systems in their environment; ecosystems and biotic communities in which human populations are included. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010 or 2020</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3800 - Cultures of South Asia</h2><p>This course focuses on everyday life in contemporary South Asia. Topics include family, gender, caste, religion, identity, politics, economics, globalization and diaspora. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3810 - Cultures of Sub-Saharan Africa</h2><p>Survey of cultural diversity present in Sub-Saharan Africa with emphasis on application of anthropological theory and method to understanding of particular sociocultural systems; analysis of sociocultural change in response to colonialism and globalization. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3820 - Cultures of the Mediterranean</h2><p>This course explores the diverse societies of the Mediterranean region as a geographic and cultural unit of analysis that spans South and Southeast Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East. Topics will include migration, religion, gender, political integration, colonialism/Empire, ethnic conflict, urban development, transnational flows.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3830 - Cultures of Latin America</h2><p>Survey of cultural diversity present in Latin America with emphasis on the application of anthropological theory and method to the understanding of particular sociocultural systems.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3850 - Cultures of Southeast Asia</h2><p>Survey of cultural diversity present in island and mainland Southeast Asia with emphasis on the application of anthropological theory and method to the understanding of particular sociocultural systems. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3860 - Problems in Southeast Asian Anthropology</h2><p>Selected topics of current concern across Southeast Asian cultures and societies. Students will apply contemporary social theory to particular case studies. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 3930 - Readings in Anthropology</h2><p>Supervised readings in various fields of anthropology: archaeology, ethnology, linguistics, biological anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> 15 Hours in ANTH</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 6</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 1.0 independent study</p>
<h2>ANTH 3970T - Anthropology Tutorial</h2><p>Honors Tutorial on topics in Anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> HTC</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 12</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 15.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 tutorial</p>
<h2>ANTH 3980T - Anthropology Tutorial</h2><p>Honors Tutorial on topics in Anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> HTC</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 12</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 15.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 tutorial</p>
<h2>ANTH 4470 - Forensic Anthropology</h2><p>Deals with the identification of human remains in situations that generally result in litigation. The recovery and analysis of remains unrecognizable by conventional methods is covered. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2010 or LET 1450 or BIOS 1710</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4480 - Blood, Bones, and Violence</h2><p>The identification, study and analysis of trauma and how it affects the human skeleton.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2010 or LET 1450 or BIOS 1710</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4520 - Anthropological Archaeology</h2><p>Explores contemporary archaeology in which goals, methods, and theory are considered within the framework of science.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010 and 2010 and 2020 and (3610 or 3670 or 3700) and Sr</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4560 - Ethnographic Methods</h2><p>Survey of methods and practical experience in the collection and analysis of data in cultural anthropology. Includes considerations of ethics in fieldwork and the institutional review of research proposals. Fulfills subfield requirement in cultural anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4580 - Peoples, Plagues and Pestilence: The Anthropology of Infectious Disease</h2><p>This course focuses on utilizing anthropological concepts such as the bio-cultural perspective to understand infectious disease, how cultures have responded to such challenges, and what the future might hold.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2010 and (Jr or Sr)</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4590 - Legal Anthropology</h2><p>This course focuses on the comparative study of law, legal institutions, and other modes of dispute processing and regulation, in both contemporary and historical societies. We read foundational works in legal anthropology, examine ethnographic studies of legal structures in non-Western cultures, and apply anthropological theories to facets of the U.S. legal system. Through the course, we explore legal pluralism, law and colonialism, law and culture, and law and everyday life. We also consider ethnographies of human rights, law, and justice in conflict and post-conflict settings.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> 6 hours in ANTH including ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 seminar</p>
<h2>ANTH 4620 - Human Rights, Law and Justice</h2><p>Applies anthropological perspectives to issues relating to human rights, law, and justice with special attention to themes of peacekeeping and peace building, democracy and the rule of law, and the politics of truth, justice, and reconciliation in conflict and post-conflict countries. Examines particular cases from Latin America, South Asia, Africa, and Southeast Asia to consider some of the questions facing countries that are emerging from periods of significant human rights violations, including how to attribute responsibility and guilt, how to deal with perpetrators, and how to provide proper redress to victims.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4720 - History of Anthropological Thought</h2><p>Overview of the dominant theories and perspectives that have shaped cultural anthropological research and writing over the past century or so.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010 and 2010 and 2020 and (3010 or 3400 or 3450 or 3460 or 3490 or 3500 or 3510 or 3530 or 3540 or 3550 or 3570 or 3610 or 3660 or 3670 or 3700 or 3760 or 3770 or 3780 or 3800 or 3810 or 3830 or 3850 or 3860) and (Jr or Sr)</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4730 - Human Evolution</h2><p>This course is designed to explore issues surrounding the evolution of humans, human ancestors and their close relatives, focusing on how selective pressures have shaped the evolutionary heritage of hominins.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> (ANTH 1010 and 2010 and 2020) and (1 course in ANTH) and (Jr or Sr)</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4900 - Special Topics in Anthropology</h2><p>Specific course content will vary with offering.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> </p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 15</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 1.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4910 - Anthropology Internship</h2><p>The anthropology internship option allows students to gain professional experience in anthropology by working intensively on a particular project under the supervision of the sponsoring agency or organization. Anthropology internships may focus on any of the three fields represented by departmental faculty: archaeology, biological anthropology, and cultural anthropology. The internship experience varies according to the interests of students and the needs of the sponsoring organization. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> 15 Hours in ANTH and ANTH major and 2.5 GPA overall</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 3.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 internship</p>
<h2>ANTH 4911 - Field School in Ohio Archaeology</h2><p>Actual archaeological investigation of prehistoric Indian sites in Ohio. Involves survey, excavation, and laboratory analysis of materials, as well as lectures on anthropological archaeology as they pertain to Ohio.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2020</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 4</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 8.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 8.0 seminar</p>
<h2>ANTH 4940 - Independent Research in Anthropology</h2><p>Individual research in anthropology in specific problem areas in which student has demonstrated ability and interest.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> 15 Hours in ANTH</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 6.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 research</p>
<h2>ANTH 4940H - Honors Thesis</h2><p>This course is designed to allow students to receive credit for completing a Senior Honors Thesis. Typically one faculty member will supervise a single student as they complete their thesis.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH major and 3.5 GPA in major and overall and Sr only</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 research</p>
<h2>ANTH 4941 - Seminar in Cultural Anthropology</h2><p>Advanced course dealing with topics of current research interest in cultural anthropology. Topic varies according to individual course.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 1010 and 3 hours of ANTH at 3000-level or above</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 6.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 seminar</p>
<h2>ANTH 4942 - Seminar in Biological Anthropology</h2><p>Advanced course dealing with topics of current research interest in biological anthropology. Topic varies according to individual course.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2010 and 3 hours of ANTH at 3000-level or above</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 6.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 seminar</p>
<h2>ANTH 4943 - Seminar in Archaeological Anthropology</h2><p>Advanced course dealing with topics of current research interest in archaeological anthropology. Topic varies according to individual course.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2020 and 3 hours of ANTH at 3000-level or above</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 6.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4944 - Seminar in Human Ecology</h2><p>Advanced course dealing with topics of current research interest in human ecology. Topic varies according to individual course. </p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> 2 Courses in ANTH above 3000</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 6.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4945 - Seminar: Special Topics</h2><p>Advanced course dealing with topics of current research interest in Anthropology. Topic varies according to individual professor.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> 2 Courses in ANTH above 3000</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 6.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 seminar</p>
<h2>ANTH 4960 - Human Diversity</h2><p>Exploration of human biological diversity including, genetics, physiology, morphology, demography, and behavior.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> ANTH 2010 and (Jr or Sr)</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 3</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 lecture</p>
<h2>ANTH 4970T - Anthropology Tutorial</h2><p>Thesis work in Anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> HTC</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 12</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 15.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 tutorial</p>
<h2>ANTH 4980T - Anthropology Tutorial</h2><p>Thesis work in Anthropology.</p><p><strong>Requisites:</strong> HTC</p><p><strong>Credits:</strong> 1 - 12</p><p><strong>General Education Code:</strong> </p><p><strong>Repeat/Retake Information:</strong> May be repeated for a maximum of 15.0 hours.</p><p><strong>Lecture/Lab Hours:</strong> 3.0 tutorial</p>