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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 611 (01) - History of Anthropological Theory

History Anthropological Theory

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 11564
Provides a grounding in the history of social thought in cultural anthropology and sister disciplines from 19th century evolutionism to the present. Course reading is based on primary sources - original essays written by theorists central to the discipline. Assessment is partly based on students' ability to apply theoretical concepts to novel contexts, as well as the ability to evaluate and compare theories on the basis of logic and evidence.
Instructors: Robin Sheriff
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MW 12:40pm - 2:00pm HS 344
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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 620 (01) - Ritual and Religion of Ancient Mesoamerica

Ritual & Religion Ancient Meso

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16628
This course examines the religious beliefs and ritual practices of ancient Mesoamerican cultures, such as the Olmec, Maya, and Aztecs. Students learn about the meaning of ritual practices (like human sacrifice and burial rites) and the myths that underlie this mysterious ritual behavior from an archaeological perspective. This class is writing intensive and involves primarily in-class discussion. Students are evaluated based on their participation, oral presentations, and a number of writing assignments.
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Eleanor Harrison-Buck
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MW 11:10am - 12:30pm HUDD G16
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 660 (01) - Human Osteology

Human Osteology

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 14748
This course will cover the study of the human skeleton (osteology) and the ethical handling and treatment of human remains. The lecture format will be followed for the first 2/3 of the course while students will participate in hands-on skeletal analysis for the last third of the class. Students will learn about the major bones of the body, common pathologies, trauma analysis and interpretation, and age, sex, stature, and ancestry estimation.
Instructors: Les Fitzpatrick
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm MURK 203
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 697 (01) - Special Topics

Spc Top/Cold Cases

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 13548
Occasional or experimental offerings. May be repeated for different topics. Prereq: ANTH 411 or permission. Operates on a seminar format.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated up to unlimited times.
Equivalent(s): ANTH 697W
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Amy Michael
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 TR 8:10am - 9:30am HS 102
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 700 (03) - Internship

Internship

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 16722
Provides student with supervised practical experience in anthropology in one of the following areas: A) professional or community support work within an academic or applied anthropology setting; B) teaching; C) museum work; D) archaeological laboratory or fieldwork; E) research on a faculty research project; F) editorial work on a journal or faculty book project. Prereq: permission.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Alexandra Martin
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 785 (01) - The Anthropology of Dreams and Dreaming

Dreams and Dreaming

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16055
This course emphasizes the "dream theories" of indigenous societies and how beliefs and practices associated with dreaming are integrated into cultural, ontological, political, economic, and religious systems. Western theories are also examined from within a comparative perspective--from basic Freudian models to contemporary scientific debates about the neurological origin and significance of dreaming. Writing intensive.
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Robin Sheriff
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 W 3:10pm - 6:00pm HS 250B
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Seats Open: FALL 2022 WRITING INTENSIVE Course!

ANTH785 Anthropology of Dreams and Dreaming

Available to Juniors and Seniors of ALL MAJORS!!

WEDNESDAYS 3:10-6:00 (HS 250B)

 

Why do we dream? What do people around the world believe about dreaming? What does it all mean?

This WRITING INTENSIVE course begins with Freud’s theory of dreaming, delves into the new neuroscience of dreaming, and explores the dream-related beliefs of Indigenous peoples around the world. Taught in seminar-style, the course also involves SELF-EXPLORATION: we learn how to remember, record, and analyze our own dreams using a variety of techniques.

REGISTER NOW!!! (First-come, first-served)

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Arabic

ARBC 401 (01) - Elementary Arabic I

Elementary Arabic I

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 11802
This course introduces students to the language of Arabic and the culture of the Middle East. It teaches writing and pronunciation of Arabic letters and words, as well as a number of common phrases, such as greetings and cordial interactions. Both modern standard Arabic and colloquial Egyptian are taught. It also introduces students to basic aspects of Arabic culture and history. Special fee.
Equivalent(s): LLC 401
Instructors: Islam Karkour
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am MURK G01
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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Arabic

ARBC 401 (02) - Elementary Arabic I

Elementary Arabic I

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 15154
This course introduces students to the language of Arabic and the culture of the Middle East. It teaches writing and pronunciation of Arabic letters and words, as well as a number of common phrases, such as greetings and cordial interactions. Both modern standard Arabic and colloquial Egyptian are taught. It also introduces students to basic aspects of Arabic culture and history. Special fee.
Equivalent(s): LLC 401
Instructors: Islam Karkour
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm MURK G01
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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Arabic

ARBC 503 (01) - Intermediate Arabic

Intermediate Arabic

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   18  
CRN: 11803
This intermediate level course builds on the skills of reading comprehension and the writing and speaking of Modern Standard Arabic that were acquired in first-year Arabic. It takes students to the next level of familiarity with, and the practice of, Arabic. It also puts a heavier weight on using the Egyptian dialect of Arabic in conversation. Prereq: ARBC 402 or permission from the instructor. Special fee.
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Islam Karkour
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MWF 1:10pm - 2:00pm MURK G01
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Arabic

ARBC 595 (01) - Arabic Practicum

Arabic Practicum

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Credit/Fail Grading
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 11880
Practical use of Arabic language and culture through special projects outside the classroom. Prereq: Permission. Cr/F.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 4 credits.
Instructors: Islam Karkour
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 Hours Arranged TBA