Curriculum at a Glance

Introductory Courses

Foundation Courses for the Major:

Credits
ANT 171Introduction to Human Evolution

4

ANT 211Cultural Anthropology

3

ANT 212Ancient Peoples and Cultures

3

ANT 269Introduction to Human Variation

4

Other Introductory Courses:

Credits
ANT 142Images of Culture

3

ANT 206Anthropological Perspectives on Women and Men

3

ANT 210Women in Latin America

3

ANT 228Language and Culture

3

Ethnography of Selected Areas:

Credits
ANT 230Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Africa)

3

ANT 231Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures: Middle East

3

ANT 232Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Europe)

3

ANT 233Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (India)

3

ANT 234Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Oceania)

3

ANT 235Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Native North America)

3

ANT 236Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Southeast Asia)

3

ANT 237Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (East Asia)

3

LAC 238Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Latin America)

3

Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures:

Credits
ANT 230Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Africa)

3

ANT 231Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures: Middle East

3

ANT 232Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Europe)

3

ANT 233Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (India)

3

ANT 234Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Oceania)

3

ANT 235Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Native North America)

3

ANT 236Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Southeast Asia)

3

ANT 237Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (East Asia)

3

LAC 238Selected Studies in Societies and Cultures (Latin America)

3

ANT 230, ANT 232, ANT 234: Are not expected to be offered in 2015-2017

Field I: Physical Anthropology:

Credits
ANT 300Human Variation

3

ANT 301Human Origins

3

ANT 302Primate Behavior and Ecology

3

ANT 303Human Osteology

4.5

ANT 305Forensic Anthropology

3

ANT 306Survey of Forensic Science

3

ANT 307The Anthropology of Growth

3

ANT 309Human Genetics

3

ANT 310Evolution of the Primates

3

Field II: Archaeology:

Credits
ANT 240Emergence of Ancient Civilizations

3

ANT 370Excavation of the Lehman College Site

4

ANT 311The Archaeology of Europe

3

ANT 312African Archaeology

3

ANT 313Archaeology of Asia

3

ANT 314Archaeology of the Near East

3

ANT 316Early Societies and Cultures of North America

3

ANT 317Early Civilization of South America and the Caribbean

3

ANT 318Early Civilizations of Mexico and Central America

3

ANT 319The Archaeology of South-Western North America

3

ANT 331Prehistoric and Contemporary Subsistence Systems

3

ANT 371Field and Laboratory Research in Archaeology

4

ANT 311, ANT 312, ANT 316, ANT 319: Are not expected to be offered in 2015-2017

Field III: Anthropological Linguistics:

Credits
ANT 326Anthropological Linguistics

3

ANT 327Field Techniques in Anthropological Linguistics

2

ANT 327: Are not expected to be offered in 2015-2017

Field IV: Cultural Anthropology and Ethnology:

Credits
ANT 250The Italian-American Community

3

ANT 330Dynamics of Culture Change in a Global Context

3

ANT 331Prehistoric and Contemporary Subsistence Systems

3

ANT 332Kinship, Marriage, and the Family

3

ANT 334Mind and Culture

3

ANT 335Folklore and Oral Traditions

3

ANT 336Music and Culture

3

ANT 337Inequality in Cross-Cultural Perspective

3

ANT 338Religion: An Anthropological Perspective

3

ANT 339Anthropology of Complex Societies

3

ANT 340Anthropology and Education

3

ANT 341Medical Anthropology

3

ANT 342Anthropology of Cities

3

ANT 343Economic Anthropology

3

ANT 344The Anthropology of Politics and Law

3

ANT 345Seminar in Field Methods

3 (May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.)

ANT 346North American Indian Art

3

ANT 347Race and Ethnicity in Latin America and the Caribbean

3

ANT 348The Ecology and Politics of Hunger

4

ANT 356Advanced Ethnology

3 (maximum 9 credits).

ANT 337: Are not expected to be offered in 2015-2017

Anthropological Methods and Theory:

Credits
ANT 320Anthropological Theory and Method I

3

ANT 321Anthropological Theory and Method II

3

ANT 322Analyzing Anthropological Data Quantitatively

3

ANT 323Methods and Philosophies in Paleoanthropology

3

ANT 324Anthropology & the Museum

3

ANT 325Method and Theory in Archaeology

3

ANT 320, ANT 321, ANT 322, ANT 325: Are not expected to be offered in 2015-2017

Anthropology Courses and Seminars with Variable Topics:

Credits
ANT 360Humans and the Environment

3 (May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.)

ANT 450Seminar in Selected Problems of Cultural Anthropology

3 (maximum 6 credits).

ANT 451Seminar in Selected Problems of Archaeology

3 (maximum 6 credits).

ANT 452Advanced Seminar in Anthropology

3

ANT 454Seminar in Selected Problems of Physical Anthropology

3 (maximum 6 credits).

Supervised Independent Study:

Credits
ANT 489Independent Research in Anthropology

2-3 credits per semester (maximum 6 credits).