Undergraduate study in Anthropology
What can you study in Anthropology?
You can study topics ranging from human evolution and the development of human culture to aspects of modern society.
Our courses include:
- Analysis of past human behaviour through what we leave behind
- How humans evolved and continue to respond to changing circumstances
- Cultures, societies and ways of life
- Music in cultures and societies
Structuring your major in Anthropology
You can take a major in Anthropology as one of your two BA majors (a double major). You will need to pass at least 120 points (eight courses) towards each of your majors, including at least 45 points (three courses) at Stage III.
If you first enrolled in a BA prior to 2018
- For a single major you must pass at least 135 points, including at least 60 points above Stage II.
- For a double major you must pass at least 120 points in each of two majors, including at least 45 points above Stage II in each major.
- For a BA minor you must pass at least 90 points, including at least 60 points above Stage I.
Explore the undergraduate courses you can take as part of a major in Anthropology. You would normally take Stage I courses in your first year, Stage II in your second and Stage III in your third.
You must pass the following courses as part of the Anthropology major:
- Two courses from ANTHRO 100-104, 106
- One course from ANTHRO 200, 201, 202, 203