Cultural Anthropology Courses

The Minor in Cultural Anthropology

Required Courses

12 units
  • ANTH 200  Introduction to Anthropology
  • ANTH 204  Communication and Culture (COMS 204).
  • COMS 366  Ethnography of Communication or HIST 269 Oral History or SOC 395 Fieldwork in Sociology

Learn about the Summer Arrupe Social Justice Course in Alaska
(ANT 280)

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Electives

8 units
  • ANTH 210  Cultures through Film
  • ANTH 215  Women’s Lives Across Cultures
  • ANTH 225  The Museum, Society, and Culture
  • ANTH 230  Anthropology & Global Health
  • ANTH 235  Anthropology of Food: Culture, Class, Power and Change
  • ANTH 240  Sport, Culture, and Society (SOC 324).
  • ANTH 250  Urban Anthropology
  • ANTH 280 Culture, Environment and Tourism: Sitka, Alaska
  • ANTH 305  Anthropology of Music (MUS 305).
  • ANTH 340  Tradition and Change: Balinese Dance and Culture (DANC 340). 

Additional Electives in Other Disciplines

  • COMS 314  Intercultural Communication
  • COMS 364  Communicating for Justice and Social Change
  • COMS 365  Geographies of Communication
  • HIST 150  Modern African History
  • HIST 311  The World of the Classical Mediterranean
  • HIST 342  Environmental History of Africa
  • HIST 379  Latinos in the U.S. Media
  • MS 204  Media, Stereotyping, and Violence
  • MS 303  Race, Ethnicity, and Media
  • MS 312  The Popular Arts
  • MUS 210  Music of the Americas
  • MUS 211  Asian Musical Cultures
  • MUS 212  Survey of African Music
  • THRS 280  Migrant and Diaspora Religions
  • THRS 360  Sacred Spaces
  • THRS 361  Religion and the Environment
  • THRS 365  Religion and Globalization
  • THRS 366  Religion and Spirituality in Asia
  • THRS 370  Zen Buddhism
  • THRS 371  Hinduism
  • THRS 378  The Jewish Mystical Imagination
  • THRS 379  Buddhist Paths in Asia and North America (JAPN 379).
  • SOC 326  Sociology of Popular Culture
  • SPAN 285 & 385  Language and Culture in Latin America

Schedule of Classes for Spring 2013

Spring 2013 Anthropology Schedule

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