Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2008/2009
Canadian Excellence

Anthropology

Honours BA and Minor:

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Faculty

Full-Time Faculty
Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
AN101 Sociocultural Anthropology 0.5
AN102 Physical Anthropology and Human Prehistory 0.5
AN200 Key Concepts in Contemporary Anthropology 0.5
AN201 First Nations Peoples of Canada: Ethnohistorical Perspectives [1] 0.5
AN202 Foundations of Anthropological Thought [2] 0.5
AN205 Inuit of the Canadian Arctic 0.5
AN210 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology 0.5
AN220 Introduction to Human Osteology 0.5
AN223 Paleolithic and Neolithic Cultures 0.5
AN224 Anthropology of the Lifecourse 0.5
AN229 First Nations Peoples of Canada: Contemporary Issues [3] 0.5
AN231 Special Topics [4] 1.0
AN232 Special Topics [5] 0.5
AN235 North American Prehistory 0.5
AN236 The Anthropology of the Caribbean 0.5
AN305 Special Topics in Anthropology 1.0
AN307 Special Topics in Anthropology [6] 0.5
AN312 Language, Culture and Society 0.5
AN314 Material Culture and the Symbolic Order 0.5
AN316 Anthropology and Art 0.5
AN322 Religion, Ritual and Magic 0.5
AN324 Symbolic Systems and Ideologies 0.5
AN325 Directed Studies in Anthropology [7] 1.0
AN326 Culture as Performance 0.5
AN327 Directed Studies in Anthropology [8] 0.5
AN328 Anthropology and Visual Culture 0.5
AN333 Human Rights 0.5
AN334 Folklore, Myth and Oral Narrative 0.5
AN336 The Anthropology of Politics 0.5
AN337 Cross-cultural Studies of Change 0.5
AN338 Women and Development 0.5
AN340 The Anthropology of India [9] 0.5
AN341 Kinship, Marriage and Gender 0.5
AN342 The Anthropology of SubSaharan Africa 0.5
AN343 The Anthropology of Latin America 0.5
AN344 Writing Cultures 0.5
AN345 Anthropology of Postsocialism 0.5
AN371 History of Anthropological Theory 0.5
AN410 Ethnographic Methods in Sociocultural Anthropology 0.5
AN450 Contemporary Theory and Ethnography 0.5
AN451 Directed Studies 1.0
AN454 Classics in Ethnography 0.5
AN455 Directed Studies 0.5
AN456 Applied Anthropology 0.5
AN458 Special Topics in Anthropology 0.5
AN459 Seminar: Culture and Sexuality 0.5
AN461 The Anthropology of Gender and the Body 0.5
AN463 Anthropology of Nature and the Environment [10] 0.5
AN491 Major Research Paper 0.5

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate April 7, 2008: AN462 deleted; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  1. Senate May 29, 2008: AN201 Description revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  2. Senate Addition May 29, 2008: New Course AN202; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  3. Senate May 29, 2008: AN229 Description revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  4. Senate May 29, 2008: AN231 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  5. Senate May 29, 2008: AN232 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  6. Senate May 29, 2008: AN307 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  7. Senate May 29, 2008: AN325 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  8. Senate May 29, 2008: AN327 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  9. Senate May 29, 2008: AN340 Description revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  10. Senate Addition May 29, 2008: New Course AN463; effective Sept 1, 2008.