Units of Study

ANTH3601 - Contemporary Theory and Anthropology

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Neil MacLean
Phone: +61 2 9351 2931
Email: neil.maclean@sydney.edu.au


This unit consolidates students' understanding of anthropology as a discipline through: 1) exploring key concepts of anthropological analysis and critique; 2) enhancing knowledge of the ethnographic method and its contemporary challenges; 3) strengthening research skills and experience in formulating a research project.


500wd research essay outline (10%) and 1500wd essay (30%) and 4000wd research essay (60%)


1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr seminar/week


12 Senior credit points from Anthropology


ANTH3921, ANTH3922


  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm



Seminar 1





1 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 2

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