Undergraduate Spring Courses 2021

Registration for Spring 2021 begins June 22, 2020 and classes start Wednesday, January 6, 2021.

Here is a course list of our Anthropology Spring 2021 courses.

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

100     

A01 - 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

PSEUDO-ARCHAEOLOGY

Mackie, Quentin
150 A02 MONEY AND CULTURE Rudnyckyj, Daromir

200-level

Code Sec Title Instructor
200 A01

CULTURAL AND SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY - LECTURE

Guelke, Karoline
200 T01-T04

CULTURAL AND SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY - Tutorial 

McIntyre, Mark
240 A01

ARCHAEOLOGY - LECTURE

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

Mackie, Quentin
250 A01

BIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY - LECTURE

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

Code Sec Title Instructor

305

A01 ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE ARTS Walsh, Andrea
309 A01 ANTHROPOLOGY AND FILM AND VIDEO Boudreault-Fournier, A.

318

A01 ETHNOGRAPHIC RESEARCH METHODS Levine, Amy
319 A01 RESEARCH METHODS IN ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND BIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY Lam, Yin-Man
340 A01 ARCHAEOLOGY OF BC McKechnie, Iain

341

A01 PALEOLITHIC ARCHAEOLOGY Beller, Jeremy
351 A01 HUMAN ORIGINS (plus a mandatory lab section ANTH 351 B01) Decrausaz, Sarah-Louise

357

A01 THE HUMAN ANIMAL  Murray, Alison

373

A01 MUSEUMS AND ANTHROPOLOGY Walsh, Andrea
391 A02 THE MATERIAL AND VISUAL CULTURE OF CANADA - New Course Robinson, Jennifer
391 A03 ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE CARIBBEAN - New Course Boudreault-Fournier, A.
393 A01 ANTHROPOLOGY OF TOURISM - New Course Guelke, Karoline
394 A01 BIOLOGY OF HUMAN SKELETAL VARIABILITY  Murray, Alison
395 A01 SCIENCE, MEDIA AND COMMUNICATION Decrausaz, Sarah-Louise

400-level

400B

A01 CURRENT TRENDS - ANTHROPOLOGICAL THEORY Matwychuk, Margo

405

A01 ECONOMIC ANTHROPOLOGY Rudnyckyj, Daromir

441

A01 ARCHAEOLOGICAL METHOD AND THEORY Nowell, April
452 A01 INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC HUMAN OSTEOLOGY Donaldson, Ranald
454 A01 APPROACHES TO HUMAN BIOARCHAEOLOGY Kurki, Helen
482 A01 MARINE HISTORICAL ECOLOGY  McKechnie, Iain
499 A01 HONOURS SEMINAR Stahl, Ann

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.