Fall Semester 2014

  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
      RH 211
      Mitchell IV, D -3

      CRN: 71565
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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   02:30PM-3:45PM
      RH 110
      Carraher, S 0

      CRN: 71566
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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     05:30PM-8:15PM
      SSB 118
      Mason, R 10

      CRN: 71567
      Section: 603
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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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    5.        
      DISTANCE
      Ogilvie, K 4

      CRN: 71568
      Section: 801
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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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      DISTANCE
      Holen, D 3

      CRN: 71569
      Section: 891
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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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    7.    W    01:00PM-3:45PM
      FSM 105
      Mitchell, S 9

      CRN: 80877
      Section: P31
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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   01:00PM-2:15PM
      RH 111
      Carraher, S 17

      CRN: 71571
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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    02:30PM-3:45PM
      RH 211
      Mitchell IV, D 2

      CRN: 71574
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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    11:30AM-12:45PM
      SSB 224
      Csoba DeHass, M 2

      CRN: 71576
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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   10:00AM-11:15AM
      ESH 214
      Harrod, R 19

      CRN: 71579
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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    02:30PM-3:45PM
      UC 146
      Dannenberg, C 17

      CRN: 71580
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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    10:00AM-11:15AM
      ADM 142
      White, P 18

      CRN: 71581
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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.  M W    10:00AM-11:15AM
      PSB 166
      Harrod, R 0

      CRN: 71582
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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.   T R   10:00AM-11:15AM
      AHS 106
      Grover, M 0

      CRN: 71583
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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    05:30PM-6:45PM
      PSB 166
      Voorhees, H 17

      CRN: 71584
      Section: 603
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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.   T R   07:00PM-8:15PM
      RH 101
      Mitchell IV, D 42

      CRN: 80978
      Section: 604
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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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    6.        
      DISTANCE
      Day, K 0

      CRN: 80740
      Section: PX1
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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. A312 North American Archaeology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    01:00PM-2:15PM
      ESH 216
      Hanson, D 14

      CRN: 75046
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Traces human cultural developments in the New World north of Mexico up to the time of European contact.

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    Traces human cultural developments in the New World north of Mexico up to the time of European contact.

  11. A413 Peopling of the Americas 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   02:30PM-3:45PM
      PSB 210C
      Yesner, D 19

      CRN: 75048
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Critical analysis of the literature concerning the origins of the first Americans, the timing and nature of the earliest migrations across the Bering Land Bridge, and the adaptations developed by early peoples in the Americas from 14,000 to 10,000 years ago. Detailed analysis of relevant archaeological sites as well as linguistic and biological data pertaining to Native American origins.
      Special Note: ANTH A434 strongly recommended.

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    Critical analysis of the literature concerning the origins of the first Americans, the timing and nature of the earliest migrations across the Bering Land Bridge, and the adaptations developed by early peoples in the Americas from 14,000 to 10,000 years ago. Detailed analysis of relevant archaeological sites as well as linguistic and biological data pertaining to Native American origins.
    Special Note: ANTH A434 strongly recommended.

  12. A430 Research Methods Cultural Anth 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   11:30AM-12:45PM
      ESH 205
      Ogilvie, K 20

      CRN: 75049
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Modes of scientific data gathering, analysis, and interpretation related to sociocultural systems. Includes the logic of scientific inquiry, research design, data recording, data manipulation, field work strategies, ethnographic and report writing, ethics in social science research, and grant proposal preparation.
      May be stacked with: ANTH A630

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    Modes of scientific data gathering, analysis, and interpretation related to sociocultural systems. Includes the logic of scientific inquiry, research design, data recording, data manipulation, field work strategies, ethnographic and report writing, ethics in social science research, and grant proposal preparation.
    May be stacked with: ANTH A630

  13. A436 Aleut Adaptations 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    11:30AM-12:45PM
      PSB 210C
      Veltre, D 13

      CRN: 75047
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Intensive study of traditional and post-contact Aleut (Unangan) culture. Includes origins, prehistory, biological and cultural adaptations. Also considers contemporary Aleut social, economic and political status.

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    Intensive study of traditional and post-contact Aleut (Unangan) culture. Includes origins, prehistory, biological and cultural adaptations. Also considers contemporary Aleut social, economic and political status.

  14. A475 Archaeological Surveying 4.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.       S 10:00AM-2:15PM
      NSB 204
      White, P 6

      CRN: 75050
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Practical instruction in archaeological mapping and in publication-quality illustration of archaeological data using hand-drawn and computer-aided techniques.
      Registration Restrictions: ANTH A375 recommended. Instructor permission.

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    Practical instruction in archaeological mapping and in publication-quality illustration of archaeological data using hand-drawn and computer-aided techniques.
    Registration Restrictions: ANTH A375 recommended. Instructor permission.

  15. A480 Analytical Techniques-Archaeol 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   01:00PM-2:15PM
      RH 220
      Harrod, R 1

      CRN: 75051
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Methods and techniques of description, classification and analysis of archaeological data. Laboratory work with archaeological specimens and data is emphasized.
      May be stacked with: ANTH A680

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    Methods and techniques of description, classification and analysis of archaeological data. Laboratory work with archaeological specimens and data is emphasized.
    May be stacked with: ANTH A680

  16. A495 Practicum in Anthropology 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR
      Hanson, D 9

      CRN: 71593
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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.

  17. A602 Proseminar-Cultural Anthropol 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M      05:30PM-8:30PM
      PSB 233
      Carraher, S 10

      CRN: 71594
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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.

  18. A611 Proseminar in Archaeology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.    W    05:30PM-8:30PM
      PSB 233
      Hanson, D 9

      CRN: 71595
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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.

  19. A620 Research Design 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M      05:30PM-8:15PM
      PSB 213
      White, P 10

      CRN: 71596
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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

  20. A630 Adv Research Meth-Cult Anthro 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   11:30AM-12:45PM
      ESH 205
      Ogilvie, K 7

      CRN: 75052
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Modes of scientific data gathering, analysis, and interpretation related to sociocultural systems. Includes the logic of scientific inquiry, research design, data recording, computer assisted qualitative data analysis, field work strategies, ethnographic and report writing, ethics in social science research and grant proposal preparation.
      Special Note: Lectures concurrent with ANTH A430. In addition to meeting all requirements for ANTH A430, graduate students will be required to complete a research grant proposal and engage in computer-assisted qualitative data analysis. Offered as demand warrants.
      Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing
      May be stacked with: ANTH A430

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    Modes of scientific data gathering, analysis, and interpretation related to sociocultural systems. Includes the logic of scientific inquiry, research design, data recording, computer assisted qualitative data analysis, field work strategies, ethnographic and report writing, ethics in social science research and grant proposal preparation.
    Special Note: Lectures concurrent with ANTH A430. In addition to meeting all requirements for ANTH A430, graduate students will be required to complete a research grant proposal and engage in computer-assisted qualitative data analysis. Offered as demand warrants.
    Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing
    May be stacked with: ANTH A430

  21. A680 Adv Analytical Tech-Archaeolog 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   01:00PM-2:15PM
      RH 220
      Harrod, R 7

      CRN: 75053
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Advanced methods and techniques of description, classification and analysis of archaeological data. Laboratory work with archaeological specimens and data is emphasized.
      Special Note: In addition to meeting all requirements for ANTH A480, graduate students will be required to pursue a major research project, to deliver a presentation of their research findings to the class, and to report their results in written form.
      Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing
      May be stacked with: ANTH A480

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    Advanced methods and techniques of description, classification and analysis of archaeological data. Laboratory work with archaeological specimens and data is emphasized.
    Special Note: In addition to meeting all requirements for ANTH A480, graduate students will be required to pursue a major research project, to deliver a presentation of their research findings to the class, and to report their results in written form.
    Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing
    May be stacked with: ANTH A480

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

      CRN: 71599
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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
      White, P 10

      CRN: 71603
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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.
      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.
    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.        
      Hanson, D 8

      CRN: 71604
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      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.
      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.
    Registration Restrictions: Admission to the UAA Anthropology MA program; advancement to candidacy and permission of thesis chair required.

* - Course meets a GER requirement