Undergraduate Fall Courses 2021

Registration for Fall 2021 begins Tuesday, June 15 and classes start Wednesday, September 8, 2021. 

Here is a tentative course list of our Anthropology Fall 2021 courses.

Most of our Anthropology undergraduate courses will be F2F for the fall.

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 ANTH100 Tutorial (ANTH100 T01-T19)

Levine, Amy

150

A01

HOW TO MAKE A HUMAN

TBA

150

A02

GREAT CIVILIZATION OF THE ANCIENT WORLD New Course

Clasby, Ryan

200-level

Code Sec Title Instructor
200 A01

CULTURAL AND SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY - Lecture

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

Gauthier, Melissa
210 A01 VISUAL ANTHROPOLOGY Robinson, Jennifer
240 A01

ARCHAEOLOGY - LECTURE

Note: You will also need to register in a ANTH 240 lab (ANTH 240 B01-B05).

Lam, Yin-Lam
250 A01

BIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY

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

Murray, Alison
260 A01

INTRODUCTION TO ANTHROPOLOGICAL RESEARCH

Gauthier, Melissa

300-level

303   A01 THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF SOUND Boudreault-Fournier, A.
309 A01 ANTHROPOLOGY AND FILM AND VIDEO Boudreault-Fournier, A.
312 A01 INTRODUCTION TO MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY Levine, Amy
318 A01

ETHNOGRAPHIC RESEARCH METHODS - New Course

Degai, Tatiana
341 A01

PALEOLITHIC ARCHAEOLOGYonline course

Beller, Jeremy
347 A01 PLEISTOCENE ARCHAEOLOGY OF AFRICA Lam, Yin-Lam
350 A01 PRIMATE BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY Kalan, Ammie
352 A01

HUMAN OSTEOLOGY

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

Lecture and lab will be offered online

Donaldson, Ranald

391

A01 PEOPLE, CULTURE AND ENVIRONMENT IN THE AMAZON RAINFOREST - New Course Clasby, Ryan

392

A01 ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE NORTH AMERICAN ARCTIC - New Course/online Jolicoeur, Patrick
394 A01 BIOARCHEOLOGY OF INFECTIOUS DISEASE Cooke, Amanda

394

A02

THE NEANDERTHALSonline course

Chang, Melanie

395

A01 CERAMICS AND ARCHAEOLOGY - New Course Clasby, Ryan

396

A01 COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVES ON INDIGENOUS LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - New Course Degai, Tatiana

400-level

Code Sec Title Instructor
400A A01 HISTORY OF ANTHROPOLOGICAL THOUGHT Rudnyckyj, Daromir
402 A01 FEMINIST THEORY Matwychuk, Margo
433 A01 COAST SALISH CULTURE AND CONTEMPORARY LIFE Thom, Brian
454 A01 METHOD AND THEORY IN BIOARCHAEOLOGY TBA
484 A01 ADV TOPICS IN BIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY: EVOLUTIONARY ANTHROPOLOGY - New Course Murray, Alison

Undergraduate advising

 

Available Mon and Wed from 1-3pm by appointment for online advising via video chat, audio chat or text.

To schedule an online appointment: https://calendly.com/anthua/15min

  • 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: Dr. Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier

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

Coop adviser: Helen Kobrc

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

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.