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Undergraduate Courses for 2016-17


1st Year Compulsory Courses

  • ANTH1001 - Introduction to Material and Visual Culture
  • ANTH1001A - Introduction to Material and Visual Culture I
  • ANTH1005 - Introduction to Social Anthropology
  • ANTH1005A - Introduction to Social Anthropology I
  • ANTH1005B - Introduction to Social Anthropology II
  • ANTH1010 - Researching the Social World
  • ANTH1013 - Methods and Techniques in Biological Anthropology
  • ANTH1014 - Introduction to Biological Anthropology
  • ANTH1014A - Introduction to Biological Anthropology I
  • ANTH1014B - Introduction to Biological Anthropology II

2nd Year Compulsory Courses

  • ANTH2006 - Theoretical Perspectives in Social Anthropology and Material Culture
  • ANTH2008 - Being Human (except for students attending the Turkana Basin Field School)

Turkana Basin Field School

  • ANTH3801 - Palaeontology and Paleoecology
  • ANTH3802 - Geology of the Turkana Basin
  • ANTH3803 - Ecology of the Turkana Basin
  • ANTH3804 - Archaeology of the Turkana Basin

Note: the four courses will be conducted at the Turkana Basin Institute in Northern Kenya, and have to be taken together and in Term 2 of the 2nd Year. In addition to return airfare to Nairobi there is an additional field school fee to participate (approx £4000 for all four courses + airfare).


2nd/3rd/4th Year Options

  • ANTH2003 - Palaeoanthropology
  • ANTH2009 - Anthropology of the Body
  • ANTH3007 - Medical Anthropology
  • ANTH3020 - Social Construction of Landscapes
  • ANTH3037 - Anthropology and Photography
  • ANTH3052 - Primate Evolution and Environments
  • ANTH3060 - Anthropologies of Islam
  • ANTH7002 - Political Anthropology
  • ANTH7006 - Anthropologies of Religion
  • ANTH7009 - Primate Behaviour and Ecology
  • ANTH7015 - Fishers and Fisheries Anthropology, Aquatic Resources and Development
  • ANTH7018 - Human Behavioural Ecology
  • ANTH7020 - Anthropologies of Science, Society and Biomedicine
  • ANTH7021 - Mass Consumption and Design
  • ANTH7022 - Human Brain, Cognition and Language
  • ANTH7027 - Anthropology of India
  • ANTH7028 - Linguistic Anthropology
  • ANTH7029 - Digital Infrastructure: Materiality, Information and Politics
  • ANTH7030 - Art in the Public Sphere
  • ANTH7031 - Current Themes in Social Anthropology
  • ANTH7033 - The Social Forms of Revolution
  • ANTH7038 - Ethnography of a Selected Area

3rd/4th Year Compulsory Course

  • ANTH3048 - Individual Studies in Anthropology

3rd/4th Year Options

  • ANTH3001 - Advanced Topics in Digital Culture
  • ANTH3002 - Anthropology of Crime
  • ANTH3017 - Anthropology and Psychiatry
  • ANTH3035 - Atapuerca and Human Evolution in Europe
  • ANTH3049 - Reproduction, Fertility and Sex
  • ANTH3057 - Ritual Healing and Therapeutic Emplotment
  • ANTH3058 - Ethnographic and Documentary Film Making – a practice-based introduction
  • ANTH3059 - Anthropology of Ethics and Morality
  • ANTH7035 - Aspects of Applied Medical Anthropology

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