Undergraduate fall courses 2019

Registration for Fall 2019 begins June 17 and classes start Wednesday September 4, 2019. 

Here is a tentative list of the Anthropology Fall 2019 course offerings

Labs and tutorials always begin after the first lecture of a class. Check your course spaces for the exact dates.

General information about the calendar includes: academic sessions, calendar changes, course values and hours, course experience survey, limit of the University's responsibility, program planning, privacy and access to information, notification of disclosure of personal information to statistics canada, schedule of classes and the University's right to limit enrollment.

The University / Anthropology Department reserves the right to limit enrolment and to limit the registration in, or to cancel or revise, any of the courses listed. The curricula may also be changed, as deemed advisable by the Senate of the University.

Contact the Anthropology office if you have a question about the course offerings.

100-level

Code Sec Title Instructor

100

A01 and A02

INTRODUCTION TO ANTHROPOLOGY - lecture

Note: You will also need to register in an ANTH 100 tutorial  (ANTH 100 T01-T19). 

McGuire, Erin

150

A01

HOW TO MAKE A HUMAN - New Course

Kurki, Helen

200-level

Code Sec Title Instructor
200 A01 CULTURAL AND SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY - Lecture Gauthier, Melissa

200

T01-T04

CULTURAL AND SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY - Tutorial 

Note: You will also need to register in an ANTH 200 tutorial  (ANTH 200 T01-T04). 

Specker, Sharonne

210 A01 VISUAL ANTHROPOLOGY Campeau-Bouthillier, Cassandre
240 A01

ARCHAEOLOGY - LECTURE

Note: You will also need to register in a ANTH 240 lab (ANTH 240 B01-05).

Lam, Yin-Lam
250 A01

BIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY

Note: You will also need to register in a ANTH 250 lab (ANTH 250 B01-05).

Macintosh, Alison
260 A01 INTRO TO ANTHROPOLOGICAL RESEARCH
Gauthier, Melissa

300-level

302     A01              GLOBALIZATION, HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT Butt, Leslie
304    A01 TECHNOLOGY AND CULTURE Mitchell, Lisa
307 A01 ANTHROPOLOGY OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH Mitchell, Lisa
317 A01 QUANTITATIVE METHODS IN ANTHROPOLOGICAL RESEARCH Kurki, Helen
318 A01 ETHNOGRAPHIC RESEARCH METHODS Specker, Sharonne
340 A01 ARCHAEOLOGY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA Mackie, Quentin
347 A01 ARCHAEOLOGY: STONE AGE OF AFRICA Lam, Yin-Lam
348 A01 PEOPLING OF NEW TERRITORIES Mackie, Quentin
352 A01

HUMAN OSTEOLOGY

Note: You will also need to register in a ANTH 352 lab (ANTH 352 B01-03).

Decrausaz, Sarah-Louise
372 A01 ECONOMIC UNDERWORLDS AND GLOBALIZATION Gauthier, Melissa
391 A01 ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE PACIFIC Butt, Leslie
392 A01 GEOARCHAEOLOGY - New Course Beller, Jeremy
393 A01 ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE CITY Unsal, Deniz
393 A02

INDIGENOUS PEOPLES' HEALTH IN CANADA - New Course

Happynook, Tommy
393 A03 ANTHROPOLOGY OF MEDIA - New Course Unsal, Deniz

394           

A01 THE NEANDERTALS - Online Chang, Melanie
394 A02 BIOLOGY OF HUMAN SKELETAL VARIABILITY Macintosh, Alison
394 A03 INFECTIOUS DISEASES Cooke, Amanda
394 A04 INTRODUCTION TO PRIMATES - New Course Decrausaz, Sarah-Louise
395 A01 SCIENCE, MEDIA AND COMMUNICATION New Course Decrausaz, Sarah-Louise

400-level

Code Sec Title Instructor
400A A01 HISTORY OF ANTHROPOLOGICAL THEORY Hancock, Robert
433 A01 COAST SALISH CULTURE AND CONTEMPORARY LIFE Thom, Brian
441 A01 ARCHAEOLOGICAL METHOD AND THEORY Nowell, April
485 A01 APPLIED ANTHROPOLOGY/COMMUNITY-BASED ANTHROPOLOGY - New Course Behr, Towagh

Undergraduate advising

 , Cornett B225

  • choosing classes
  • registration help
  • transfer credits
  • pre-requisite overrides
  • advice on  directed studies and your major or minor
  • oversees the operation of and changes to the undergraduate program

Honours adviser:

  • information about the honours program
  • already enrolled in the honours program and have a question

Coop advisor: Helen Kobrc

Get more information about Anthropology Co-op. Drop by to see Helen Kobrc , your Anthropology co-op coordinator in DTB A204 or .

The UVic calendar has general descriptions and prerequisites for Anthropology courses.

Anthropology's course lists have pdfs with the instructor's specific description of their course.

Anthropology Handbook: Describes the programs and opportunities for undergraduates interested in Anthropology.

Please note: The University reserves the right to limit enrolment and to limit the registration in, or to cancel or revise, any of the courses listed. The university reserves the right to cancel courses if enrollment is not sufficient. Preliminary lists of instructors and courses are subject to change. The curricula may also be changed, as deemed advisable by the Senate of the University. General information about the calendar includes: academic sessions, calendar changes, course values and hours, course experience survey, limit of the University's responsibility, program planning, privacy and access to information, notification of disclosure of personal information to statistics Canada, schedule of classes and the University's right to limit enrollment.

You'll find information on our programs and opportunities in the Undergraduate Studies in Anthropology Handbook

Your Undergraduate Studies in Anthropology Handbook introduces many of the possibilities in the department.