Anthropology

B.A. with a Major in Anthropology 

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
ANTH 170
Introduction to Biological Anthropology
or Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
or Introduction to Archaeology
3
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
Essential Studies Courses 9
If students are going to meet the concentration requirement for the major by reaching Level IV proficiency in a foreign language, it is strongly recommended that they begin taking language courses in the fall semester of the freshman year.  
 Credits15
Spring
ANTH 171
Introduction to Cultural Anthropology When not already taken.
or Introduction to Biological Anthropology
or Introduction to Archaeology
3
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
Essential Studies Courses 9
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
ANTH 172
Introduction to Archaeology When not already taken.
or Introduction to Biological Anthropology
or Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
3
Anthropology Elective 3
Concentration Elective 9 credits in the concentration must be taken at 300 level or above. 3
Essential Studies Courses 6
 Credits15
Spring
Cultural Anthropology Method and Theory  
ANTH 350
Ethnographic Methods
or Cultural Dynamics
or Culture Theory
3
Anthropology Elective 3
Concentration Elective 3
Essential Studies/General Electives Courses 6
Students are strongly encouraged to study abroad for a summer, semester, or year while completing their major. Students should consult with their adviser as early as possible in their coursework so that they can pursue this worthwhile educational experience.  
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
Biological Anthropology Method and Theory  
ANTH 325
Human Origins
or Human Variation
or Physical Anthropology Method and Theory
or Human Osteology
3
Concentration Elective 3
Anthropology Elective 3
Essential Studies/General Elective Courses 6
 Credits15
Spring
Archaeological Method and Theory  
ANTH 300
Archaeological Laboratory Methods
or Women in Prehistory
or Field Techniques in Archaeology
or Method and Theory in Archaeology
or Archaeological Origins of Plant and Animal Use
or Lithic Technology
3
Anthropology Elective 3
Concentration/Essential Studies/General Electives 9
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
Anthropology/Concentration/Essential Studies/General Electives 15
 Credits15
Spring
ANTH 480 Senior Seminar 3
Anthropology/Concentration/Essential Studies/General Electives 12
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

This plan of study represents just one way in which a student can complete the requirements for the Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology within four years. Because of the large number of ways to complete the degree requirements for this major, students should always consult their adviser for assistance regarding their specific plan of study. ^^ Please Note: Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements. Essential Studies requirements are found at http://und.edu/academics/essential-studies/requirements.cfm

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