BSc Major

Combine your study for a BSc in Anthropology with a broad range of electives in Anthropology and other subjects. 

First Year

  • ANTH 100 (1.5 units)
  • 1.5 units chosen from: MATH 100, 102, 109, 151, CSC 100, 105, 106, 130
  • 1.5 units from the Faculty of Science (excluding MATH 120) or the Department of Computer Science

Second Year

  • ANTH 200, 240, 250, 260 (6.0 units)
  • 3.0 units from the Faculty of Science (excluding MATH 120), the Department of Computer Sciences or EPHE 141, 201, GEOG 222, 226, 228, 274, PSYC 251

Third and Fourth Years

  • ANTH 317 and 319 (3.0 units)
  • Cultural Anthropology: 1.5 units from ANTH 302, 303, 304, 305, 306, 307, 308, 310, 312, 314, 315, 325, 329, 336, 365, 366, 372, 373, 382, 391, 393, 405, 408, 410, 433,  481, 483, 491, 493
  • Method and Theory: 1.5 units from ANTH 343, 395, 441, 450, 454, 460, 485, 495
  • Anthropology Breadth Requirement (7.5 units): Students must complete two courses (3.0 units) in each of two subfields and one additional course (1.5 units) in either subfield:
    • Archaeology: ANTH 315, 340, 341, 343, 344, 346, 347, 348, 349, 360, 361, 362, 365, 392, 397, 398, 442, 449, 482, 492
    • Biological Anthropology: ANTH 350, 351, 352, 355, 356, 357, 394, 450, 452, 453, 455, 484, 494
  • 1.5 units from ANTH 300 - 499
  • 3.0 units from the Faculty of Science or the Department of Computer Science at the 300- or 400-level or EPHE 341, 351, 355, ES 321, 341, 423, 461, GEOG 301, 308, 319, 322, 325, 328, 353, 453, PSYC 325, 332, 335, 336, 351D, 425
  • 3.0 units chosen from any of Method and Theory, Archaeology, or Biological Anthropology must be taken at the 400-level

Total units: 30.0

*Note: ANTH 396: This course can be counted towards the Cultural Anthropology requirements of the BA or BSc, but because of a technical issue, students should contact Academic Advising advising@uvic.ca to ensure that it is counted correctly.