American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Courses

Academic Divisions / Schools / Division of Social Sciences /

Anthropology, Technology and International Development Department


All students will have to take following required courses:

  1. Cultural Concepts and Social Networks
  2. Intro to Archaeology
  3. International Development: Donors, NGOs, Communities and Cultures 
  4. People and Things: History and Anthropology of Technology
  5. Races, Human Diversity and Biology
  6. History of Anthropological Theories 1
  7. History of Anthropological Theories 2
  8. Ethnographic Research Methods
  9. Fieldwork in Anthropology
  10. Fieldwork in Archaeology or Internship
  11. Senior Seminar
  12. Senior Thesis

In addition to required courses, students will have different sets of elective courses depending on their specialization:

Elective courses for Anthropology and Archaeology specialization

Elective courses for Technology specialization

Elective courses for International Development specialization

American University of Central Asia
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