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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 411 (1SY) - Global Perspectives on the Human Condition: An Introduction to Anthropology

Global Perspectives:Intro Anth

Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   150  
CRN: 10148
This course introduces students to the core concepts, methods, and research of contemporary cultural anthropology, as well as to the ways in which the discipline is relevant to their daily lives. Students will learn how anthropology approaches the study of culture, language and communication, family and kinship, gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity, economic relationships, political systems, religion, social change and globalization. Ethnographic material from both the U.S. and cross-culturally, as well as a series of hands-on, experiential and interactive activities, will demonstrate anthropological concepts and questions.
Equivalent(s): ANTH 411H, ANTH 411W
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Sara Withers
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 411 (2SY) - Global Perspectives on the Human Condition: An Introduction to Anthropology

Global Perspectives:Intro Anth

Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   150  
CRN: 10149
This course introduces students to the core concepts, methods, and research of contemporary cultural anthropology, as well as to the ways in which the discipline is relevant to their daily lives. Students will learn how anthropology approaches the study of culture, language and communication, family and kinship, gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity, economic relationships, political systems, religion, social change and globalization. Ethnographic material from both the U.S. and cross-culturally, as well as a series of hands-on, experiential and interactive activities, will demonstrate anthropological concepts and questions.
Equivalent(s): ANTH 411H, ANTH 411W
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Ashley Schubert
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 TR 8:10am - 9:30am ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 411 (3SY) - Global Perspectives on the Human Condition: An Introduction to Anthropology

Global Perspectives:Intro Anth

Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   150  
CRN: 11479
This course introduces students to the core concepts, methods, and research of contemporary cultural anthropology, as well as to the ways in which the discipline is relevant to their daily lives. Students will learn how anthropology approaches the study of culture, language and communication, family and kinship, gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity, economic relationships, political systems, religion, social change and globalization. Ethnographic material from both the U.S. and cross-culturally, as well as a series of hands-on, experiential and interactive activities, will demonstrate anthropological concepts and questions.
Equivalent(s): ANTH 411H, ANTH 411W
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Ashley Schubert
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm ONLINE

ANTH 411W (M1) - Global Perspectives on the Human Condition: An Introduction to Anthropology

Global Perspectives:Intro Anth

Can be taken by students who are remote.
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 14773
This course introduces students to the core concepts, methods, and research of contemporary cultural anthropology, as well as to the ways in which the discipline is relevant to their daily lives. Students will learn how anthropology approaches the study of culture, language and communication, family and kinship, gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity, economic relationships, political systems, religion, social change and globalization. Ethnographic material from both the U.S. and cross-culturally, as well as a series of hands-on, experiential and interactive activities, will demonstrate anthropological concepts and questions.
Section Comments: Course can be taken remotely.
Equivalent(s): ANTH 411, ANTH 411H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Kurt Springs
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 R 1:01pm - 3:50pm PANDRA P201

ANTH 411W (M2) - Global Perspectives on the Human Condition: An Introduction to Anthropology

Global Perspectives:Intro Anth

Can be taken by students who are remote.
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 13734
This course introduces students to the core concepts, methods, and research of contemporary cultural anthropology, as well as to the ways in which the discipline is relevant to their daily lives. Students will learn how anthropology approaches the study of culture, language and communication, family and kinship, gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity, economic relationships, political systems, religion, social change and globalization. Ethnographic material from both the U.S. and cross-culturally, as well as a series of hands-on, experiential and interactive activities, will demonstrate anthropological concepts and questions.
Section Comments: Course can be taken remotely.
Equivalent(s): ANTH 411, ANTH 411H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Kurt Springs
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 R 6:01pm - 9:00pm PANDRA P341
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 412 (1SY) - Broken Pots and Buried Cities: Introduction to World Archaeology

Adventures in Archaeology

Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   80  
CRN: 14513
Traces the history of archaeology's most spectacular finds and how those moments of adventure and glory developed into a scientific discipline. Provides an introduction to the methods used by archaeologists to recover, analyze, and interpret data in their ongoing effort to understand humanity through the analysis of those small things left behind.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery)
Instructors: Alexandra Martin
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 415 (1SY) - The Human Story: Evolution, Fossils and DNA

Human Evolution, Fossils & DNA

Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   80  
CRN: 13625
This course uses an evolutionary approach to investigate human biological and bio-cultural variation in time and space. Through a study of the basics of population genetics, an evaluation of our closest living relatives, nonhuman primates, and an exploration of the biological and cultural pathways traversed by our ancestors to become modern Homo sapiens, students learn the depth and complexity of the human story. Laboratory exercises dealing with human genetics, hominin fossils, and evolution are integrated with lectures to give students hands-on learning experience. No credit earned if credit received for ANTH 413.
Equivalent(s): ANTH 413
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Biological Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Ashley Schubert
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 440A (H01) - Honors/Medicine and Culture: Science, Technology and the Body

Honors/Medicine & Culture

Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16761
This course takes a comparative, cross-cultural approach to global medicine. Through critical readings, multimedia presentations, class discussions, and expository writing, we consider how techno-scientific developments, transnational flows, environmental transformations, and historical inequities shape how we know and experience our bodies. Key course topics include controversies surrounding new medical technologies, the intersections between Western and non-Western medical systems, and innovative responses to chronic global diseases.
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Honors course, Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Sara Withers
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 T 8:10am - 9:30am HS G34
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 R 8:10am - 9:30am ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 500 (B01) - Peoples and Cultures of the World

Peoples & Cultures/Mid East

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 14023
Explores cultures and peoples from specific geographic regions of the world. Broadly considers social, gendered, economic, and political changes in ecological and historical context, focusing on precolonial, colonial, and contemporary societies and globalization. May be repeated barring duplication of subject.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated up to unlimited times.
Equivalent(s): ANTH 500W
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Svetlana Peshkova
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm HORT 307
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 513 (01) - Ethnographic Methods

Ethnographic Methods

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 12832
The course introduces students to social science research and differences between quantitative and qualitative research methods, and provides a hands-on experience to develop skills in interviewing, participant-observation, life-history, surveying, socio-linguistics, fieldnotes, and ethics of the research.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Svetlana Peshkova
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm NESM 144