Anthropology General Program (BA)

Anthropology Program information  

Prerequisite (3 credits)


  • ANT 100 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
  • or

  • INT 100 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)

Requirements


Thirty-nine to 43 credits distributed as follows:

A. Archaeology/Biological/Linguistic Anthropology (10 credits)


  • ANT 105 - Human Origins and Prehistory (4)
  • ANT 110 - Introduction to Archaeology (3)
  •  

  • ANT 290 - Language and Culture (3)
  • or

  • LIN 290 - Language and Culture (3)

B. Cultural Area Courses (6 credits)


  • Two from:

  • ANT 240 - Cultures of the Middle East (3).
  • ANT 271 - Native Americans (3)
  • ANT 284 - Cultures and Peoples of Latin America (3).
  • ANT 295 - Cultures of South Asia (3).
  • ANT 318 - Mesoamerican Archeology (3).
  • ANT 322 - Eastern North American Archaeology (3).
  •  

  • ANT 250 - African Cultures (3).
  • or

  • AFA 250 - African Cultures (3).

C. Social Theory (3 credits)


  • ANT 301 - Social Theory (3).
  • or

  • SOC 301 - Social Theory (3).

D. Area Electives


At least eighteen credits, including at least one course from each area below:

Historical Anthropology & Archaeology


  • ANT 299 - Third World Cultures Through Film (3)
  • or

  • INT 299 - Third World Cultures Through Film (3)
  •  

  • ANT 311 - Historical Archaeology (3).
  •  

  • ANT 375 - Social and Cultural Change (3).
  • or

  • INT 375 - Social and Cultural Change (3).
  • or

  • SOC 375 - Social and Cultural Change (3).
  •  

  • ANT 398 - Special Topics in Anthropology (3).

Cultural Dynamics/Identities


  • ANT 325 - Culture and Personality (3).
  • or

  • SOC 325 - Culture and Personality (3).
  • or

  • WGS 325 - Culture and Personality (3).
  •  

  • ANT 335 - Language Variation in Society (3)
  • or

  • LIN 335 - Language Variation in Society (3)
  •  

  • ANT 355 - World Religions (3).
  •  

  • ANT 378 - Sex and Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective (3).
  • or

  • WGS 378 - Sex & Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective (3).
  •  

  • ANT 398 - Special Topics in Anthropology (3).

Political Economy


  • ANT 351 - Political and Legal Anthropology (3).
  • or

  • POL 351 - Political and Legal Anthropology (3).
  •  

  • ANT 352 - Culture and Economy in Cross-Cultural Perspective (3).
  • or

  • INT 352 - Culture and Economy in Cross-Cultural Perspective (3).
  •  

  • ANT 376 - Sex, Work, and International Capital (3).
  • or

  • INT 376 - Sex, Work and International Capital (3).
  • or

  • SOC 376 - Sex, Work and International Capital (3).
  • or

  • WGS 376 - Sex, Work and International Capital (3).
  •  

  • ANT 398 - Special Topics in Anthropology (3).
  •  

  • ANT 415 - Seminar on Contemporary Global Issues (3).
  • or

  • INT 415 - Seminar on Contemporary Global Issues (3).

Contemporary & Applied Issues


  • ANT 330 - Medical Anthropology (3)
  • or

  • HCR 330 - Medical Anthropology (3)
  •  

  • ANT 340 - Urban Anthropology (3).
  • ANT 380 - Field Work in Archaeology (4-6).
  • ANT 398 - Special Topics in Anthropology (3).

E. Capstone (3 Credits)


  • ANT 499 - Senior Seminar (3)

F. Additional Requirements


All requirements of the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Bachelor of Arts degree, including General Education requirements and additional BA distribution requirements, and all University of Michigan-Flint graduation requirements.
 

Minimum Credits for the Degree: 120 credits



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Anthropology Honors Program

Anthropology Honors Program (BA)

Anthropology Program information  

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Smith

Prerequisites


  • ANT 100 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
  • or

  • INT 100 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
  •  

  • SOC 210 - Introduction to Social Research (3)

Requirements


A. Anthropology


All requirements of the General Program in Anthropology (BA).

B. Honors


All requirements of the University Honors Program to include:

  • ANT 495 - Honors Thesis I (4).
  • ANT 496 - Honors Thesis II (4).

Note


Prospective Honors Program students are urged to acquaint themselves as early as possible with the requirements above as well as with the particular procedures for acceptance into the Anthropology Honors Program. See the Anthropology Honors Advisor or the Honors Program Director for this information.
 

Minimum Credits for the Degree: 120 credits



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Minors in Anthropology

Anthropology Minor

Anthropology Program information 

Requirements


A. Foundation Course (3 credits)


  • ANT 100 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
  • or

  • INT 100 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)

B. Archaeology/Biological Anthropology (3 credits)


One course from the following:

  • ANT 105 - Human Origins and Prehistory (4)
  • ANT 110 - Introduction to Archaeology (3)
  •  

  • ANT 290 - Language and Culture (3)
  • or

  • LIN 290 - Language and Culture (3)

C. Culture Area Studies (3 credits)


One from:

  • ANT 240 - Cultures of the Middle East (3).
  •  

  • ANT 250 - African Cultures (3).
  • or

  • AFA 250 - African Cultures (3).
  •  

  • ANT 271 - Native Americans (3)
  • ANT 284 - Cultures and Peoples of Latin America (3).
  • ANT 295 - Cultures of South Asia (3).
  • ANT 318 - Mesoamerican Archeology (3).
  • ANT 322 - Eastern North American Archaeology (3).

D. Social Theory (3 credits)


  • ANT 301 - Social Theory (3).
  • or

  • SOC 301 - Social Theory (3).

E. Electives (6 credits)


Two from:

  • ANT 311 - Historical Archaeology (3).
  • ANT 340 - Urban Anthropology (3).
  • ANT 355 - World Religions (3).
  • ANT 380 - Field Work in Archaeology (4-6).
  • ANT 398 - Special Topics in Anthropology (3).
  •  

  • ANT 330 - Medical Anthropology (3)
  • or

  • HCR 330 - Medical Anthropology (3)
  •  

  • ANT 299 - Third World Cultures Through Film (3)
  • or

  • INT 299 - Third World Cultures Through Film (3)
  •  

  • ANT 352 - Culture and Economy in Cross-Cultural Perspective (3).
  • or

  • INT 352 - Culture and Economy in Cross-Cultural Perspective (3).
  •  

  • ANT 415 - Seminar on Contemporary Global Issues (3).
  • or

  • INT 415 - Seminar on Contemporary Global Issues (3).
  •  

  • ANT 376 - Sex, Work, and International Capital (3).
  • or

  • INT 376 - Sex, Work and International Capital (3).
  • or

  • SOC 376 - Sex, Work and International Capital (3).
  • or

  • WGS 376 - Sex, Work and International Capital (3).
  •  

  • ANT 335 - Language Variation in Society (3)
  • or

  • LIN 335 - Language Variation in Society (3)
  •  

  • ANT 351 - Political and Legal Anthropology (3).
  • or

  • POL 351 - Political and Legal Anthropology (3).
  •  

  • ANT 375 - Social and Cultural Change (3).
  • or

  • INT 375 - Social and Cultural Change (3).
  • or

  • SOC 375 - Social and Cultural Change (3).
  •  

  • ANT 325 - Culture and Personality (3).
  • or

  • SOC 325 - Culture and Personality (3).
  • or

  • WGS 325 - Culture and Personality (3).
  •  

  • ANT 378 - Sex and Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective (3).
  • or

  • WGS 378 - Sex & Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective (3).


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