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Urban Anthropology - ANTH2626

Year - 2018

A majority of the world's population live in cities and anthropologists seek to understand urban life and culture. This unit focuses on ethnographic studies of urbanism around the world, including walled cities, slums, urban migrations, environmental transformations and other recent topics in anthropology. Lectures discuss ethnography as research method in urban environments.

Classes
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorail/week

Assessment
1x1500wd short essay (35%), 1x2500wd summative essay (45%), 5x100wd weekly responses (10%), participation (10%)

Textbooks
readings will be available at the University Copy Centre

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 1000 level in Anthropology

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Anthropology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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