Current Graduate Courses

Fall 2024

ANTH

  • A610 Anthropological Theory 3 Credits

    Anthropological Theory

    Traces the development of the science of anthropology. Presents key leaders and theoretical paradigms, concluding with contemporary practice. Special Note: Graduate students will be assigned more in-depth projects, additional class readings, and mentoring positions for undergraduates. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Master of Arts in Anthropology May be stacked with: ANTH A410

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    View detailed information for CRN:70452 851 MW 11:30AM - 12:45AM BMH 119 Harrod, Ryan August 26 - December 14 3
    View detailed information for CRN:70452 851 MW 11:30AM - 12:45AM DIST ONLINE Harrod, Ryan August 26 - December 14 3
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    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A611 Archaeological Theory 3 Credits

    Archaeological Theory

    Provides a survey of theoretical approaches and practice in contemporary archaeology. Includes class discussions based on readings, and student presentations. Special Note: Graduate students will be assigned more in-depth projects, additional class readings, and mentoring positions for undergraduates. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Master of Arts in Anthropology May be stacked with: ANTH A411

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:70453 851 TR 2:30PM - 3:45PM BMH 119 Smith, Gerad August 26 - December 14 1
    View detailed information for CRN:70453 851 TR 2:30PM - 3:45PM DIST ONLINE Smith, Gerad August 26 - December 14 1
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  • A615 Advanced Applied Anthropology 3 Credits

    Advanced Applied Anthropology

    Explores in depth the history, theory and methods of applied anthropology in the United States with some emphasis on applying anthropology in Alaska. Special Note: Graduate students will be assigned more in-depth research, additional class readings and mentoring positions for undergraduates. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing May be stacked with: ANTH A415

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:74995 851 MW 10:00AM - 11:15AM BMH 119 Ogilvie, Kristen August 26 - December 14 1
    View detailed information for CRN:74995 851 MW 10:00AM - 11:15AM DIST ONLINE Ogilvie, Kristen August 26 - December 14 1
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  • A652 Adv Std Culture & Biodiversity 3 Credits

    Adv Std Culture & Biodiversity

    Applies modern biocultural theory - including genetics, epigenetics, growth and development, and evolutionary biology - to highlight current understandings of human phenotypic, gender and sexual variation. Explores the historical role that biological anthropology played in the construction of race and gender. Special Note: Graduate students will be assigned more in-depth research, additional class readings and mentoring positions for undergraduates. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing May be stacked with: ANTH A452

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:74997 851 TR 1:00PM - 2:15PM BMH 119 Anctil, Mallory August 26 - December 14 2
    View detailed information for CRN:74997 851 TR 1:00PM - 2:15PM DIST ONLINE Anctil, Mallory August 26 - December 14 2
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  • A680 Adv Analyt Techn Arch/Bioanth 4 Credits

    Adv Analyt Techn Arch/Bioanth

    Critically examines data quality, sampling, quantification and interpretation of material remains with an emphasis on laboratory methods. Topics vary by semester and may include human osteology, zooarchaeology, lithics, ceramics and archaeobotany, among others. Special Note: May be repeated two times with a change of subtitle. Graduate students will be assigned more in-depth research, additional class readings and mentoring positions for undergraduates. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing May be stacked with: ANTH A480

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:74999 651 M 2:30PM - 4:20PM BMH 243 Harrod, Ryan August 26 - December 14 2
    View detailed information for CRN:74999 651 W 2:30PM - 5:15PM BMH 243 Harrod, Ryan August 26 - December 14 2
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  • A695 Anthropology Practicum 1 - 3 Credits

    Anthropology Practicum

    Engages in an anthropology practicum in the public or private sector. Emphasizes the application of anthropological skills under the supervision of a professional anthropologist. Special Note: Arranged practicum between graduate advisor and an outside mentor. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Master of Arts in Anthropology

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:74978 701 - ARR ARR Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 3
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  • A698 Individual Research 1 - 3 Credits

    Individual Research

    Engages student in supervised field, laboratory and/or library research that precedes research capstone activities (thesis research or applied project). Special Note: Students may enroll for variable credit, but at least two credits are required for graduation. May be repeated for a maximum of 3 credits.

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:70457 601 - ARR ARR Dunstan, Adam August 26 - December 14 3
    View detailed information for CRN:74979 602 - ARR ARR Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 3
    View detailed information for CRN:74980 603 - ARR ARR Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 3
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  • A699T Thesis Research 1 - 6 Credits

    Thesis Research

    Engages student in independent research conducted under the supervision of a graduate committee for a research-based thesis. Special Note: Students may enroll for variable credit, but at least three credits are required for graduation. Offered during all semesters. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Registration Restrictions: Faculty advisor approval

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:74981 601 - ARR ARR Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 3
    View detailed information for CRN:74982 602 - ARR ARR Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 3
    View detailed information for CRN:74983 603 - ARR ARR Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 3
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Summer 2024

ANTH

  • A664 Adv Culture & Globalization 3 Credits

    Adv Culture & Globalization

    Explores critically the relationship between culture and globalization. Examines global capitalism and ethnographic experiences in the context of transnational migration and diasporas, and the influence of new information technologies and media on cultural values, beliefs and practices. Special Note: Graduate students will be assigned more in-depth research, additional class readings and mentoring positions for undergraduates. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing May be stacked with: ANTH A464

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    View detailed information for CRN:51256 551 Ogilvie, Kristen May 20 - June 24 2
  • A695 Anthropology Practicum 1 - 3 Credits

    Anthropology Practicum

    Engages in an anthropology practicum in the public or private sector. Emphasizes the application of anthropological skills under the supervision of a professional anthropologist. Special Note: Arranged practicum between graduate advisor and an outside mentor. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Master of Arts in Anthropology

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:51594 601 - ARR ARR Ogilvie, Kristen May 27 - August 3 1
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Spring 2024

ANTH

  • A620 Research Design 1 Credits

    Research Design

    Applies method and theory of research design to students' capstone research (thesis or applied project). Covers developing a research question, conducting a literature review, and writing a research prospectus.

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:36021 001 W 4:00PM - 4:50PM BMH 119 Ogilvie, Kristen January 15 - May 4 1
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  • A658 Adv Applied Ethics in Anth 3 Credits

    Adv Applied Ethics in Anth

    Examines critically the ethical issues that confront anthropologists and archaeologists, and the responsibilities they have to the public, the discipline, their colleagues, and members of the communities with whom they are working. Course topic will vary with focus on a different subfield of anthropology. Special Note: May be repeated once with a change of subtitle. Graduate students will be assigned more in-depth research, additional class readings and mentoring positions for undergraduates. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing May be stacked with: ANTH A458

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    View detailed information for CRN:36030 251 TR 1:00PM - 2:15PM BMH 243 Ogilvie, Kristen January 15 - May 4 3
    View detailed information for CRN:36030 251 TR 1:00PM - 2:15PM DIST ONLINE Ogilvie, Kristen January 15 - May 4 3
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  • A677 Cultural Resource Management 3 Credits

    Cultural Resource Management

    Provides an integrated anthropological perspective on historic preservation and the management of cultural resources in the United States. Includes the history of resource protection legislation, the design and implementation of cultural resource management projects, and applications of relevant cultural resource laws, including ethical issues. Special Note: Graduate students will be assigned more in-depth projects, additional class readings, and mentoring positions for undergraduates. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing May be stacked with: ANTH A477

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    View detailed information for CRN:36033 251 TR 2:30PM - 3:45PM BMH 119 Hanson, Diane January 15 - May 4 3
    View detailed information for CRN:36033 251 TR 2:30PM - 3:45PM DIST ONLINE Hanson, Diane January 15 - May 4 3
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  • A690E Adv Culture Environment Place 3 Credits

    Adv Culture Environment Place

    Examines and evaluates relationships among human culture, space and place with attention to the constructions and perceptions of the physical environment. Special Note: May be repeated once with a change of subtitle. Graduate students will be assigned more in-depth research, additional class readings and mentoring positions for undergraduates. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing May be stacked with: ANTH A490E

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    View detailed information for CRN:36032 251 TR 11:30AM - 12:45AM BMH 119 Smith, Gerad January 15 - May 4 0
    View detailed information for CRN:36032 251 TR 11:30AM - 12:45AM DIST ONLINE Smith, Gerad January 15 - May 4 0
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  • A698 Individual Research 1 - 3 Credits

    Individual Research

    Engages student in supervised field, laboratory and/or library research that precedes research capstone activities (thesis research or applied project). Special Note: Students may enroll for variable credit, but at least two credits are required for graduation. May be repeated for a maximum of 3 credits.

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    View detailed information for CRN:36036 202 - ARR ARR Harrod, Ryan January 15 - May 4 1
    View detailed information for CRN:36036 202 - DIST ARR Harrod, Ryan January 15 - May 4 1
    View detailed information for CRN:36037 203 - ARR ARR Ogilvie, Kristen January 15 - May 4 1
    View detailed information for CRN:36037 203 - DIST ARR Ogilvie, Kristen January 15 - May 4 1
    View detailed information for CRN:37248 204 - ARR ARR Dunstan, Adam January 15 - May 4 1
    View detailed information for CRN:37248 204 - DIST ARR Dunstan, Adam January 15 - May 4 1
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  • A699P Applied Capstone Project 1 - 6 Credits

    Applied Capstone Project

    Engages student in applied research activities conducted under the supervision of a graduate committee for a research capstone applied project. Special Note: Students may enroll for variable credit, but at least three credits are required for graduation. Offered during all semesters. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Registration Restrictions: Faculty advisor approval

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:37094 001 - ARR ARR Ogilvie, Kristen January 15 - May 4 0
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    No Distance Learning courses available.