Undergraduate Fall Courses 2020

Registration for Fall 2020 begins June 22 and classes start Wednesday, September 9, 2020. 

Here is a course list of our Anthropology Fall 2020 courses.

All Anthropology undergraduate courses will be on-line 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)

McGuire, Erin

150

A01

HOW TO MAKE A HUMAN 

Kurki, Helen

200-level

Code Sec Title Instructor
200 A01 CULTURAL AND SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY - Lecture Guelke, Karoline

200

T01-T04

CULTURAL AND SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY - Tutorial 

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

McIntyre, Mark

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).

Decrausaz, Sarah-Louise
260 A01

INTRODUCTION TO ANTHROPOLOGICAL RESEARCH

Guelke, Karoline

300-level

302     A01              GLOBALIZATION, HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT Butt, Leslie
303   A01 THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF SOUND Boudreault-Fournier, A.
312 A01 INTRODUCTION TO MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY Lotay, Anureet
317 A01 QUANTITATIVE METHODS IN ANTHROPOLOGICAL RESEARCH Kurki, Helen
347 A01 PLEISTOCENE ARCHAEOLOGY OF AFRICA Lam, Yin-Lam
349 A01 PALAEOLITHIC ART Van Gelder, Leslie
352 A01

HUMAN OSTEOLOGY

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

Donaldson, Ranald

391

A01 ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE PACIFIC Butt, Leslie

391

A02 GENERATIONS: KOREA - New Course Levine, Amy

392

A01 INDIGENOUS ARCHAEOLOGY OF SOUTHERN VANCOUVER ISLAND - New Course Arnett, Chris

392

A02 CONFLICT ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE LEGACY OF BATTLES - New Course Christian, Terence

393

A01 POLITICS OF FOOD AND HUNGER Matwychuk, Margo

393

A02 GENDER IN CROSS-CULTURAL PERSPECTIVE - New Course Guelke, Karoline
393 A03 ANTHROPOLOGY OF HOMELESSNESS - New Course Demers, Helene
394 A01 INTRODUCTION TO PRIMATES Decrausaz, Sarah-Louise

394

A02 THE NEANDERTALS  Chang, Melanie

400-level

Code Sec Title Instructor
400A A01 HISTORY OF ANTHROPOLOGICAL THEORY Rudnyckyj, Daromir
402 A01 FEMINIST THEORY Matwychuk, Margo
460 A01 ETHNOGRAPHIC MAPPING AND INDIGENOUS CARTOGRAPHIES Thom, Brian
485 A01 MATERNAL HEALTH Decrausaz, Sarah-Louise

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. Yin-Man Lam

  • 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.