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Anthropology (BA in combination)


 Waterloo

Anthropology looks at the many ways people in different places, and different times, relate to one another and to the world around them. Anthropologists explore human nature and human society through the comparative study of such things as family, marriage, religious and spiritual practices, livelihoods, creativity, settlement of legal disputes, social inequality and much more.


Program Highlights

  • This is a flexible degree that you take in combination with another Arts program.
  • You’ll gain regional expertise in Africa, Europe, Latin America and North America.
  • You’ll receive training in practical research and analytical skills applicable to many jobs.
  • Check out options to enhance your degree.

Sample Courses

  • Law, Culture and Society
  • City Life and Urban Space
  • Race, Ethnicity and Nationalism
  • Art, Anthropology and Material Culture

Requirements

  • Admission range of mid-70s.
  • English at 60%.
  • More admission requirements are available in our admissions toolkit.

International Baccalaureate Requirements

  • HL or SL English.
  • IB Minimum Score: 28.

Careers

Our graduates have pursued careers in a variety of fields:

  • Sustainable development
  • Foreign service
  • Social work
  • Law
  • Land claims research
  • Journalism
  • Non-Governmental advocacy
  • Museology
  • Curatorship
  • Documentary filmmaking
  • Tourism

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