Cultural Difference: An Introduction (ANTH1001)

UNIT OF STUDY

Anthropology explores and explains cultural difference while affirming the unity of humankind. It provides accounts of cultural specificity that illuminate the world today. Lectures will address some examples of cultural difference from the present and the past. These examples will introduce modern Anthropology, the method of ethnography, and its related forms of social and cultural analysis.

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Classes

2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week or equivalent in intensive Summer session

Assessment

1000wd essay (15%) and 1500wd essay (30%) and 2hr exam (40%) and tutorial participation (15%)

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No

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