Requirements

The minor requires 21 credits in a variety of categories, including nine credits of required introductory courses and a three-credit capstone experience.

Introductory Courses (9 credits required)

  • North American Indians ANTH 27000 (required)
  • Cultural Anthropology ANTH 10400 (required)
  • Race and Ethnicity SOCI 20700
  • Introduction to Multicultural Studies SOCI 11600

Origins, History, and Culture (3 credits required)

  • Native Americans and the Environment ANTH 27700
  • Native American History HIST 25500
  • Native American Women and Culture ANTH 37200
  • North American Prehistory ANTH 27500
  • People, Plants, and Culture ANTH 25100

Cultural Area Studies (3 credits required)

  • Anthropological Experience in Hawaii ANTH 28200
  • Archaeological Field School (6 credits) ANTH 27400
  • The Iroquois ANTH 27300
  • Northeastern Native Americans ANTH 27800
  • Mesoamerican Prehistory ANTH 26900

Other Electives (maximum of 3 credits)

  • Constitutional Law POLT 30300
  • Political Justice POLT 12300
  • Hollywood and the American Film CNPH 21400
  • Intro to World Religion RLST 10500
  • Social Aspects of Sport SPMM 29500

Capstone Experiences (3 credits required)

IC students working at the Greenwell Ehtnobotanical Garden on the Big Island, Hawaii (2007)

The Hawaii Field Class (ANTH 28200) will be offered during Winter Intersession, January 2009.