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02-03  LS&A Bulletin

Social Anthropology

effective date of concentration Fall Term 2000 | previous requirements

May be elected as an interdepartmental concentration program

Social anthropology is a multidisciplinary program involving joint participation of the Anthropology and Sociology departments. A mutual interest in problems of social organization and culture provides the basic focus. The social anthropology concentration is designed to acquaint students with sociological and anthropological perspectives, theories, and methods.

Prerequisites to Concentration. ANTHRCUL 101 or 222 and SOC 100, 102, or 300.

Concentration Program. At least 36 credits, comprised of elections in each of the participating departments:

Anthropology. Six courses in ethnology, including at least one ethnology-regional course, one ethnology-topical course, and one ethnology-theory/method course from among those listed for Anthropology.

Sociology. SOC 210 (Elementary Statistics), 310 (Research Methods), 305/405 (Social Theory) and three other courses chosen in consultation with and approved by the concentration advisor.

Honors Concentration. Contact the Sociology or Anthropology department for information on applying to the Honors program.

Teaching Certificate in Sociology or the Social Sciences. Concentrators interested in a teaching certificate should make arrangements with a School of Education advisor. Concentration work in Sociology can be applied to teaching certificates in education in the social sciences and in general. The School of Education Student Services Office is located in 1033 School of Education Building, 610 East University, (734) 764-7563.

Advising. Appointments can be made by contacting the Sociology Undergraduate Program Office at (734) 764-7239.


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