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Requirements for a Major in Anthropology/Sociology

A total of fifty (50) credits as follows:

  1. Anthropology/Sociology 103 and 105.
  2. Anthropology/Sociology 351.
    (To be taken junior year)
  3. One of the following methods courses: Anthropology/Sociology 352, Anthropology/Sociology 254, Interdisciplinary Studies 225, or other methodologically intensive course by petition.
    (Ideally taken junior year)
  4. Anthropology/Sociology 380.
    (To be taken junior year)
  5. Anthropology/Sociology 485 and 486.
    (To be taken senior year)
  6. Six additional courses (24 credits) in Anthropology/Sociology.

The six elective courses are chosen in conference with departmental faculty members and should reflect the student’s specific interests and needs. Students may count the following courses as electives towards the major: Field Research in Environmental Archaeology (ARCE 120), Learning From Things: Material Culture Studies (ARCE 210), Archaeological Methods (ARCE 220), Archaeological Field School (ARCE 450), Geographic Information Systems (INTD 225).