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Anthropology, Minor

Requirements

The BA/BS/Minor will give students the opportunity to earn a full major/minor in the field of anthropology. Students who obtain this degree will a) develop anthropological knowledge, enabling them to analyze trends in culture and society, b) methodological competence, learning to apply anthropological methods for learning about cultural/ideological differences and navigating them in daily life, and c) essential skills, written and spoken communication, analytic reading and writing, building rapport with people from different backgrounds. The Minor in Anthropology will allow students pursuing other majors to earn a credential that suggests critical thinking skills, writing ability, and cultural sensitivity.

Total Program Credits: 18

Discipline Core Requirements: 6 Credits
  ANTH 101G Social Cultural Anthropology 3
  ANTH 2880 Introduction to Theory and Ethnography WE 3
Elective Requirements: 12 Credits
  Any anthropology course numbered 3000 or higher 12

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track.

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and Italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
ANTH 101G Introduction to Social Cultural Anthropology 3
  Semester total: 3
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
ANTH 2880 Introduction to Theory and Ethnography 3
  Semester total: 3
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
ANTH Elective   3
  Semester total: 3
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
ANTH Elective   3
  Semester total: 3
Semester 5 Course Title Credit Hours
ANTH Elective   3
  Semester total: 3
Semester 6 Course Title Credit Hours
ANTH Elective   3
  Semester total: 3
  Degree total: 18

Department

Behavioral Science

The Behavioral Science department is in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. To find the most up-to-date information from the Behavioral Science department, visit their website.

Behavioral Science department