Units of Study

ANTH3601 - Contemporary Theory and Anthropology

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Gaynor Macdonald

Description

This honours preparation unit will assist students to define their objectives in anthropology and anticipate their honours year through: 1) exploring key concepts of anthropological analysis and critique, 2) increasing their knowledge of the ethnographic method and its contemporary challenges, 3) developing library research skills and experience in formulating a research project.

Assessments

1x2500wd essay (40%) and 1x3500wd essay (60%)

Textbooks

reader will be available at the University Copy Centre

Classes

1x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr seminar/week

Prerequisites

12 Senior credit points from Anthropology at credit level or above

Prohibitions

ANTH3921, ANTH3922

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