OUR GLOBAL VILLAGE: INTRODUCTION TO ANTHROPOLOGY

ANT1FET

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject focuses on global change and its impact on societies worldwide, in areas such as childhood and youth, gender and sexuality, kinship and the family, and ethnic identity. Students are introduced to key concepts in anthropology, such as culture, tradition and identity, and the methods and theories anthropologists have used over time to understand human societies. Some of the more controversial aspects of anthropology are explored, as are the exciting possibilities emerging for anthropology in the 21st century. Students taking this subject are advised to combine it with ANT1CAG.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorHelen Lee

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

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PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHelen Lee

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 2000-word essay50
online tests (1,000-word equivalent)25
tutorial worksheets (1,000-word equivalent)25