Fall Semester 2015

  1. Anthropology (ANTH)

  2. Course Number Course Name Credits
  3. A101 *Intro to Anthropology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    10:00AM-11:15AM
      BMH 116
      Ogilvie, K 25

      CRN: 70160
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to fundamentals of the four subfields of anthropology: archaeology, cultural anthropology, biological anthropology and anthropological linguistics. The course introduces basic ideas, methods and findings of anthropology.
      Special Note: Recommended for majors and non-majors.

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    3.   T R   01:00PM-2:15PM
      BMH 116
      White, P 27

      CRN: 70161
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to fundamentals of the four subfields of anthropology: archaeology, cultural anthropology, biological anthropology and anthropological linguistics. The course introduces basic ideas, methods and findings of anthropology.
      Special Note: Recommended for majors and non-majors.

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    4.   T R   10:00AM-11:15AM
      BMH 116
      White, P 44

      CRN: 70162
      Section: 603
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to fundamentals of the four subfields of anthropology: archaeology, cultural anthropology, biological anthropology and anthropological linguistics. The course introduces basic ideas, methods and findings of anthropology.
      Special Note: Recommended for majors and non-majors.

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      Ogilvie, K 19

      CRN: 70164
      Section: 801
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to fundamentals of the four subfields of anthropology: archaeology, cultural anthropology, biological anthropology and anthropological linguistics. The course introduces basic ideas, methods and findings of anthropology.
      Special Note: Recommended for majors and non-majors.

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    Introduction to fundamentals of the four subfields of anthropology: archaeology, cultural anthropology, biological anthropology and anthropological linguistics. The course introduces basic ideas, methods and findings of anthropology.
    Special Note: Recommended for majors and non-majors.

  4. A200 *Natives of Alaska 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   02:30PM-3:45PM
      BMH 119
      Veltre, D 18

      CRN: 70166
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to culture and history of Alaska Natives. Includes environmental settings, linguistic subdivisions, traditional sociocultural organization and subsistence patterns, contact with non-Native groups, and contemporary issues, including education, politics, and law.

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    3.  M W    10:00AM-11:15AM
      BMH 119
      Yesner, D 17

      CRN: 70167
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to culture and history of Alaska Natives. Includes environmental settings, linguistic subdivisions, traditional sociocultural organization and subsistence patterns, contact with non-Native groups, and contemporary issues, including education, politics, and law.

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    4.   T R   09:40AM-11:10AM
      ER 220
      Mitchell IV, D 15

      CRN: 70168
      Section: 791
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to culture and history of Alaska Natives. Includes environmental settings, linguistic subdivisions, traditional sociocultural organization and subsistence patterns, contact with non-Native groups, and contemporary issues, including education, politics, and law.

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    5.   T R   09:40AM-11:10AM
      ER 220
      Mitchell IV, D 22

      CRN: 70170
      Section: 7M1
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to culture and history of Alaska Natives. Includes environmental settings, linguistic subdivisions, traditional sociocultural organization and subsistence patterns, contact with non-Native groups, and contemporary issues, including education, politics, and law.

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    Introduction to culture and history of Alaska Natives. Includes environmental settings, linguistic subdivisions, traditional sociocultural organization and subsistence patterns, contact with non-Native groups, and contemporary issues, including education, politics, and law.

  5. A202 *Cultural Anthropology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    02:30PM-3:45PM
      BMH 117
      Csoba DeHass, M 9

      CRN: 70171
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to the methods, theories, and fundamental concepts in the study of cultural systems. Includes social relationships, economic organization, political systems, symbols and beliefs, and issues related to gender, power, world systems and colonialism, and the social construction of human lives.

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    3.       S 09:00AM-12:30PM
      FORT
      Mason, R 10

      CRN: 70172
      Section: 769
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to the methods, theories, and fundamental concepts in the study of cultural systems. Includes social relationships, economic organization, political systems, symbols and beliefs, and issues related to gender, power, world systems and colonialism, and the social construction of human lives.

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    Introduction to the methods, theories, and fundamental concepts in the study of cultural systems. Includes social relationships, economic organization, political systems, symbols and beliefs, and issues related to gender, power, world systems and colonialism, and the social construction of human lives.

  6. A205 Biological Anthropology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   11:30AM-12:45PM
      BMH 119
      Harrod, R 21

      CRN: 70173
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to human behavior, genetics, classification and evolution with comparisons to other primates. Examines distribution, morphological and physiological adaptations of human populations.
      Special Note: Offered fall and spring semesters.

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    Introduction to human behavior, genetics, classification and evolution with comparisons to other primates. Examines distribution, morphological and physiological adaptations of human populations.
    Special Note: Offered fall and spring semesters.

  7. A210 Intro Linguistic Anthropology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    01:00PM-2:15PM
      BMH 235
      Dannenberg, C 21

      CRN: 70174
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Explores languages as communicative interaction and discourse strategies. Discusses multilingualism, sociolinguistics, language change and variation, language endangerment and revitalization, linguistic typologies, folk taxonomies, and kinship in relation to language and culture.

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    Explores languages as communicative interaction and discourse strategies. Discusses multilingualism, sociolinguistics, language change and variation, language endangerment and revitalization, linguistic typologies, folk taxonomies, and kinship in relation to language and culture.

  8. A211 Fundamentals of Archaeology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    11:30AM-12:45PM
      BMH 119
      Yesner, D 16

      CRN: 70175
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to basic concepts, theories and methods of archaeology with overview of historical development and major findings. Prepares students for archaeological field schools and more specialized courses.

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    Introduction to basic concepts, theories and methods of archaeology with overview of historical development and major findings. Prepares students for archaeological field schools and more specialized courses.

  9. A250 *Rise of Civilization 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   02:30PM-3:45PM
      AHS 106
      Harrod, R 39

      CRN: 70176
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Survey of the emergence of civilization in human cultural development. A foundation course covering biological emergence of modern humans, appearance of complex symbolic culture, domestication, urbanization, trade, ritual and ideology, and state formation. A comparative framework is used covering primary areas of civilization--Sumeria, Egypt, China, Indus River, Mesoamerica, South America--and secondary areas, including Southeast Asia, Japan, Africa, and North America.

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    3.  M W    11:30AM-12:45PM
      AHS 106
      Hanson, D 54

      CRN: 70177
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Survey of the emergence of civilization in human cultural development. A foundation course covering biological emergence of modern humans, appearance of complex symbolic culture, domestication, urbanization, trade, ritual and ideology, and state formation. A comparative framework is used covering primary areas of civilization--Sumeria, Egypt, China, Indus River, Mesoamerica, South America--and secondary areas, including Southeast Asia, Japan, Africa, and North America.

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    4.  M W    02:30PM-3:45PM
      AHS 106
      Yesner, D 63

      CRN: 70178
      Section: 603
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Survey of the emergence of civilization in human cultural development. A foundation course covering biological emergence of modern humans, appearance of complex symbolic culture, domestication, urbanization, trade, ritual and ideology, and state formation. A comparative framework is used covering primary areas of civilization--Sumeria, Egypt, China, Indus River, Mesoamerica, South America--and secondary areas, including Southeast Asia, Japan, Africa, and North America.

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    5.        
      DISTANCE
      Holen, D -1

      CRN: 76458
      Section: 865
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Survey of the emergence of civilization in human cultural development. A foundation course covering biological emergence of modern humans, appearance of complex symbolic culture, domestication, urbanization, trade, ritual and ideology, and state formation. A comparative framework is used covering primary areas of civilization--Sumeria, Egypt, China, Indus River, Mesoamerica, South America--and secondary areas, including Southeast Asia, Japan, Africa, and North America.

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    Survey of the emergence of civilization in human cultural development. A foundation course covering biological emergence of modern humans, appearance of complex symbolic culture, domestication, urbanization, trade, ritual and ideology, and state formation. A comparative framework is used covering primary areas of civilization--Sumeria, Egypt, China, Indus River, Mesoamerica, South America--and secondary areas, including Southeast Asia, Japan, Africa, and North America.

  10. A325 Cook Inlet Anthropology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      WEB
      Boraas, A 13

      CRN: 76840
      Section: IWB
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Study of the peoples and cultures of the Native, Russian and American periods of the Cook Inlet region. Includes original archaeological studies and ethnohistoric documents.
      Special Note: Offered alternate fall semesters.

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    Study of the peoples and cultures of the Native, Russian and American periods of the Cook Inlet region. Includes original archaeological studies and ethnohistoric documents.
    Special Note: Offered alternate fall semesters.

  11. A400 Anthropology of Religion 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    01:00PM-2:15PM
      BMH 119
      Csoba DeHass, M 1

      CRN: 73385
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Descriptive and comparative study of religious phenomena in traditional societies including myth, ritual, magic, witchcraft and shamanism.

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    Descriptive and comparative study of religious phenomena in traditional societies including myth, ritual, magic, witchcraft and shamanism.

  12. A438 Tlingit & Haida Adaptations 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    04:00PM-5:15PM
      BMH 119
      Mitchell IV, D 17

      CRN: 73384
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Comparative analysis of Tlingit and Haida adaptations to the north Pacific Coast including ecological, social, ceremonial, political and cultural characteristics over the period from prehistoric emergence to contemporary conditions in Alaska and British Columbia.

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    Comparative analysis of Tlingit and Haida adaptations to the north Pacific Coast including ecological, social, ceremonial, political and cultural characteristics over the period from prehistoric emergence to contemporary conditions in Alaska and British Columbia.

  13. A455 Medical Anthropology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    02:30PM-3:45PM
      BMH 119
      Carraher, S 0

      CRN: 73386
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Study of the relationship of human culture to health and disease. Includes ancient disease and impact on human evolution, interrelationship between biology and culture, alternative health systems, and applicability to contemporary problems.
      Special Note: Offered alternate fall semesters.
      May be stacked with: ANTH A655

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    Study of the relationship of human culture to health and disease. Includes ancient disease and impact on human evolution, interrelationship between biology and culture, alternative health systems, and applicability to contemporary problems.
    Special Note: Offered alternate fall semesters.
    May be stacked with: ANTH A655

  14. A461 Decolonizing Methodologies 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    10:00AM-11:15AM
      PSB 204B
      Csoba DeHass, M 23

      CRN: 79786
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduces research methods informed by Indigenous ways of producing and sharing knowledge, ethical considerations, collaborative research design with Indigenous communities and peoples, the sharing of research materials and outcomes, and multivocal authorship. Examines the process of integrating responsibilities as a researcher with respect for cultural property rights and ownership.
      Crosslisted with AKNS A461.

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    Introduces research methods informed by Indigenous ways of producing and sharing knowledge, ethical considerations, collaborative research design with Indigenous communities and peoples, the sharing of research materials and outcomes, and multivocal authorship. Examines the process of integrating responsibilities as a researcher with respect for cultural property rights and ownership.
    Crosslisted with AKNS A461.

  15. A482 Historical Archaeology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   04:00PM-5:15PM
      BMH 119
      White, P 17

      CRN: 73388
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      An examination of the field of historical archaeology, the place of historical archaeology within the larger discipline of anthropological archaeology, the history of research on historical sites, the nature of historical data, the uses of non-documentary historical data, and ethnoarchaeology.
      Special Note: Offered as demand warrants.

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    An examination of the field of historical archaeology, the place of historical archaeology within the larger discipline of anthropological archaeology, the history of research on historical sites, the nature of historical data, the uses of non-documentary historical data, and ethnoarchaeology.
    Special Note: Offered as demand warrants.

  16. A490 Selected Topics Anthropology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.       S 10:00AM-2:15PM
      BMH 119
      Harrod, R 0

      CRN: 73391
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12
      Section Title: Forensic Anthropology

      Topics in anthropology presented by members of the professional community.
      Special Note: May be repeated for credit with change of subtitle.
      Registration Restrictions: 12 credits in Anthropology

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    Topics in anthropology presented by members of the professional community.
    Special Note: May be repeated for credit with change of subtitle.
    Registration Restrictions: 12 credits in Anthropology

  17. A495 Practicum in Anthropology 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR
      Hanson, D 10

      CRN: 70187
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Application of practical anthropological skills learned under the supervision of a professional anthropologist.
      Special Note: May be repeated once for credit.
      Registration Restrictions: 15 credit hours in Anthropology, permission of instructor of record, approval of agency mentor.

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    Application of practical anthropological skills learned under the supervision of a professional anthropologist.
    Special Note: May be repeated once for credit.
    Registration Restrictions: 15 credit hours in Anthropology, permission of instructor of record, approval of agency mentor.

  18. A602 Proseminar-Cultural Anthropol 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M      05:30PM-8:45PM
      BMH 241
      Carraher, S 6

      CRN: 70188
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Advanced examination of the major theories, concepts and findings in contemporary cultural anthropology covering topics such as materialism, social structure, power, symbols, practice, cognition and postmodern views as well as postcolonial and indigenous critiques and ethical concerns.
      Registration Restrictions: Admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program.

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    Advanced examination of the major theories, concepts and findings in contemporary cultural anthropology covering topics such as materialism, social structure, power, symbols, practice, cognition and postmodern views as well as postcolonial and indigenous critiques and ethical concerns.
    Registration Restrictions: Admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program.

  19. A611 Proseminar in Archaeology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.    W    05:30PM-8:45PM
      BMH 241
      Hanson, D 7

      CRN: 70189
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Survey of theoretical approaches and practice in contemporary archaeology, including archaeological data analysis and interpretation. Includes case studies, class discussions based on readings and student presentations.
      Registration Restrictions: Admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program.

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    Survey of theoretical approaches and practice in contemporary archaeology, including archaeological data analysis and interpretation. Includes case studies, class discussions based on readings and student presentations.
    Registration Restrictions: Admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program.

  20. A620 Research Design 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T     05:30PM-8:15PM
      BMH 241
      Ogilvie, K 6

      CRN: 70190
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Method and theory of research design as applied to thesis research. Class covers developing a research question, conducting a literature review, and writing a thesis prospectus.
      Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing; admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program

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    Method and theory of research design as applied to thesis research. Class covers developing a research question, conducting a literature review, and writing a thesis prospectus.
    Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing; admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program

  21. A655 Adv Medical Anthropology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    02:30PM-3:45PM
      BMH 119
      Carraher, S 7

      CRN: 73387
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Study of the relationship of human culture to health and disease. Includes ancient disease and impact on human evolution, interrelationship between biology and culture, alternative health systems, and applicability to contemporary problems.
      Special Note: In addition to meeting all requirements for ANTH A455, graduate students will be required to research the literature on a current topic in medical anthropology or to conduct independent research in medical anthropology, and to submit an extensive, detailed paper summarizing their findings in a rigorous analytical framework. Additional class readings may also be assigned. Not available for credit to students who have completed ANTH A455. Offered alternate fall semesters.
      Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing
      May be stacked with: ANTH A455

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    Study of the relationship of human culture to health and disease. Includes ancient disease and impact on human evolution, interrelationship between biology and culture, alternative health systems, and applicability to contemporary problems.
    Special Note: In addition to meeting all requirements for ANTH A455, graduate students will be required to research the literature on a current topic in medical anthropology or to conduct independent research in medical anthropology, and to submit an extensive, detailed paper summarizing their findings in a rigorous analytical framework. Additional class readings may also be assigned. Not available for credit to students who have completed ANTH A455. Offered alternate fall semesters.
    Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing
    May be stacked with: ANTH A455

  22. A695 Anthropology Practicum 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR
      Hanson, D 9

      CRN: 70193
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Anthropology practicum in the public or private sector. Emphasis on the application of anthropological skills under the supervision of a professional anthropologist.
      Special Note: The ANTH A615 prerequisite is designated for the Applied Cultural track in the Anthropology MA program, while the ANTH A675 prerequisite is designated for the Applied Archaeology (Cultural Resource Management) track in the Anthropology MA program.
      Registration Restrictions: Admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program.

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    Anthropology practicum in the public or private sector. Emphasis on the application of anthropological skills under the supervision of a professional anthropologist.
    Special Note: The ANTH A615 prerequisite is designated for the Applied Cultural track in the Anthropology MA program, while the ANTH A675 prerequisite is designated for the Applied Archaeology (Cultural Resource Management) track in the Anthropology MA program.
    Registration Restrictions: Admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program.

  23. A698 Individual Research 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR
      Hanson, D 12

      CRN: 70194
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Supervised field, laboratory, and/or library research that precedes thesis writing.
      Special Note: Only 3 credits can be used to fulfill minimum 30-credit requirement for graduation. Course cannot be taken until other required non-thesis coursework is completed. May be repeated for a maximum of 18 credits.
      Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing; admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program and completion of non-thesis course requirements.

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    Supervised field, laboratory, and/or library research that precedes thesis writing.
    Special Note: Only 3 credits can be used to fulfill minimum 30-credit requirement for graduation. Course cannot be taken until other required non-thesis coursework is completed. May be repeated for a maximum of 18 credits.
    Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing; admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program and completion of non-thesis course requirements.

  24. A699 Thesis Research 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR
      Hanson, D 9

      CRN: 70195
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Independent research conducted under the supervision of a student's graduate committee.
      Special Note: Students may enroll for variable credit, but a total of 6 credits are required for graduation. Offered fall and spring semesters. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
      Registration Restrictions: Admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program; advancement to candidacy and permission of thesis chair required.

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    Independent research conducted under the supervision of a student's graduate committee.
    Special Note: Students may enroll for variable credit, but a total of 6 credits are required for graduation. Offered fall and spring semesters. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
    Registration Restrictions: Admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program; advancement to candidacy and permission of thesis chair required.

* - Course meets a GER requirement