ANTH Anthropology

ANTH   5091G   Selected Topics in Anthropology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Various topics. Graduate students will be given an extra assignment determined by the instructor that undergraduates will not be required to do.

Prerequisite(s): Anthropology majors must have a minimum grade of "C" in ANTH   1102.

Cross Listing(s): ANTH   5091, ANTH   5091S.

ANTH   5135G   Cultural Resource Management

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Cultural Resource Management (CRM) deals with the research, conservation and management of cultural resources within a regulatory framework. Most archaeologists will spend some or all of their careers working on CRM projects in the private sector or for a government agency. This course will provide an overview of the scope and practice of CRM work by archaeologists. Graduate students will be given extra assignments to be determined by the instructor which undergraduates are not required to do.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in ANTH   1102 or permission of the instructor.

Cross Listing(s): ANTH   5135.

ANTH   5330G   Cultural Anthropology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A study of the English language from linguistic, social, and historical perspectives. Graduate students will be given an extra assignment determined by the instructor that undergraduates will not be required to do.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in ENGL   1102.

Cross Listing(s): ANTH   5330, LING   5330, LING   5330G, WRIT   5330, WRIT   5330G.

ANTH   5530G   Sociolinguistics

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

The principles and methods used to study language as a sociocultural phenomenon. These are examined both from the linguistic viewpoint and the social scientific viewpoint. Graduate students will be given an extra assignment determined by the instructor that undergraduates will not be required to do.

Prerequisite(s): Anthropology majors must have a minimum grade of "C" in ANTH   1102 or SOCI   1101.

Cross Listing(s): ANTH   5530, LING   5530, LING   5530G, WRIT   5530, WRIT   5530G.

ANTH   6091   Selected Topics in Anthropology

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Various topics.

ANTH   6131   North American Archeology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An introductory course on the archeology of North America. Concentrates on the prehistory and protohistory of Native Americans as well as introducing students to the history of North American archeology.

Cross Listing(s): AMST   6131.

ANTH   6231   Methods and Theory in Archeology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Examination and application of current topics in archeology relating to excavation strategy and interpretation. Analyzes various theoretical approaches as well as field techniques.

ANTH   6233   Zooarcheology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An introduction to the analysis of animal remains from archeological sites. Emphasis will be placed on the identification of specimens and the methodologies of interpretation.

ANTH   6235   Advanced Archeological Analysis

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An advanced course in the analysis of archeological sites and materials. In-depth examination of certain types of archeological materials. Students also learn about the conservation of archeological materials.

ANTH   6262   Field Session in Archeology

6 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

On-site participation in the excavation of an archeological site including training in the physical and observational techniques of the extractive processes of archeological excavation. Experience in excavation, analysis, recording, and interpretation of archeological materials is provided.

ANTH   6531   Anthropology of Language and Gender

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course will examine the cross-cultural use of language as a central aspect in the construction, negotiation and performance of gender, and will provide students with an understanding of the complexities of language and gender from an anthropological perspective.

ANTH   6690   Archeology Field Supervision

3-9 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course is designed to give students who have already completed an archeological field experience a supervisory role in field investigations. They will be expected to participate in supervising pre-field preparations, fieldwork and post-field wrap-up.

ANTH   7434   Quantitative Research Design

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Study of the role of theory, research design, sampling, measurement and instrumentation, data collection, and ethical issues related to social scientific research.

ANTH   7436   Qualitative Research Design

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analysis and practice of qualitative methodology in social science. Topics may include participant observation, ethnographic methods, interviews, case studies, content analysis, archival research and other innovative techniques.

ANTH   7631   Seminar in Anthropology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course explores selected topics of contemporary relevance in anthropology which reflect the expertise of anthropology faculty and which are relevant to individual or small groups of students in their course of specialization in the graduate curricula of the University.

ANTH   7632   Seminar in Archeology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course explores selected topics in archeology of interest to individual or small groups of students which are relevant to their course of specialization in the graduate curricula of the University and which reflect the expertise of anthropology faculty.

ANTH   7638   Social Theory

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Examines the role of theory in the scientific endeavor and explores a number of theoretical perspectives, including structuralfunctionalism, conflict, feminist, exchange, rational choice, symbolic interaction, and the current debates over modernity and postmodernity.

ANTH   7790   Practicum

1-9 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course is designed as an educational placement to give graduate students a practical experience in a vocationally-appropriate setting.

ANTH   7891   Independent Study in Anthropology

1-3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Independent examination of graduate course topics offered in the anthropology curriculum of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology following guidelines of the College of Graduate Studies.

ANTH   7999   Thesis

1-3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Planned research and writing directed by the student's thesis advisor.