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Current Outlines & Timetable

Anthropology Graduate Course Offerings for 2014-15

Overview and brief descriptions

Course selection form

Graduate Timetable 2014-15 (PDF Format)

Course Outlines are usually available two weeks before class begins. Note: Timetable may be subject to change.

Winter Term Courses - Beginning January 2015

(The first day of the term for graduate and undergraduate courses is Monday, January 5, 2015.)

OutlinesTitleInstructorTime & Location

Required Course in Both Terms

Anthropology 9010 A/B

Winter 2015 schedule coming soon.

Graduate Research Seminar

*Four terms enrollment (AUDIT) required for all full-time students (two terms for part time students)

Fridays, 2:30-3:30, SSC 2257

Required Second Term Courses

Anthropology 9101B

Research Methods in Archaeology/Bioarchaeology

*Required for bioarchaeology and archaeology students, including applied archaeology (where appropriate to the research project, 9201B may be substituted)

Andrew Nelson
Fridays, 9:30-12:30, SSC 2257
Anthropology 9201B

Research Methods in Sociocultural Anthropology

*Required for sociocultural and linguistic anthropology students (where appropriate to the research project, 9101B may be substituted)

Adriana Premat Fridays, 9:30-12:30, SSC 3315

Optional Second Term Courses

Anthropology 9104B Special Topics in Bioarchaeology: The Body as Material Culture Alexis Dolphin Wednesdays, 1:30-4:30, SSC 3102
Anthropology 9107B

Biomedical Anthropology and Evolutionary Medicine

* Cross-listed with Anthropology 3340B

El Molto Thursdays, 2:30-5:30, SSC 2257
Anthropology 9112B Digital Archaeology and Digital Heritage Neal Ferris Mondays, 9:30-12:30, SSC 3315
Anthropology 9224B

Advanced Refugee and Migrant Studies

* This course can be taken for credit towards the MER Collaborative program.

Randa Farah Wednesdays, 1:30-4:30, SSC 3330
Anthropology 9226B

Boas and His World

*Cross-listed with Theory and Criticism 9226B

Regna Darnell Tuesdays, 1:30-4:30, SSC 3227

Fall Term Courses - 2014

(The first day of the term for graduate and undergraduate courses is Thursday, September 4.)


OutlinesTitleInstructorTime & Location

Required Course in Both Terms

Anthropology 9010A/B

Fall 2014 Schedule

Graduate Research Seminar

*Four terms enrollment (AUDIT) required for all full-time students (two terms for part time students)

 Fridays, 2:30-3:30, SSC 2257

Required First Term Courses

Anthropology 9100A

Archaeology Theory

*Required for bioarchaeology and archaeology students, including applied archaeology (where appropriate to the research project , 9200A may be substituted)

Jean Francois Millaire

Fridays, 9:30-12:30, SSC 3102

Anthropology 9200A

Sociocultural Anthropology Theory

*Required for sociocultural and linguistic anthropology students (where appropriate to the research project, 9100A may be substituted)

Dan Jorgensen

Fridays, 9:30-12:30, SSC 3227

Optional First Term Courses

Anthropology 9001A

Professional Development

*This course is open to students in all fields of Anthropology.

Lisa Hodgetts

Wednesdays, 1:30-4:30, SSC 3102

Anthropology 9103A

Regional Topics in Archaeology:Peopling of the Americas

Chris Ellis

Tuesdays, 1:30-4:30, SSC 2257

Anthropology 9221A

Political Ecology and Naturecultures: From Struggles over the Environment to a Politics of Conviviality

*This course can be taken for credit towards the E&S Collaborative program.

Adriana Premat

Tuesdays, 9:30-12:30, SSC 3315

Anthropology 9225A

Special Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology: Ethnographic Writing

Andrew Walsh

Thursdays, 12:30-3:30, SSC3102