Contemporary Theory and Anthropology (ANTH3601)
UNIT OF STUDY
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.
Further unit of study information
1x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr seminar/week
500wd Research essay outline (10%) and 1500wd Essay (30%) and 4000wd Research essay (60%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
12 Senior credit points from Anthropology
ANTH3921 or ANTH3922
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.