American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Major requirements

Major requirements

 

Program Content and Requirements

The program is comprised of both required and elective courses. Below is a list of required core courses:

 

         

Required Core Courses

 

level

credits

1.    Cultural Concepts and Social Networks (Introduction to Cultural Anthropology)

 

100

 

6

 

2.    International Development: Donors, NGOs, Communities and Cultures (Intro to Development Anthropology)

 

100

 

6

 

3.    Introduction to Archaeology

 

100

 

6

 

4.    Races, Human Diversity and Biology (Introduction to Physical Anthropology)

 

100

 

6

 

5.    Language, Culture and Power (Linguistic Anthropology)

 

200

 

6

 

6.    History of Anthropological Theories I

 

200

 

6

 

7.    Gender, Kinship and Family (Anthropology of Kinship)

 

300

 

6

 

8.    Ethnicity and Identity in Multicultural Societies

 

300

 

6

 

9.      Religion and Spirituality as Cultural Categories (Anthropology of Religion)

 

300

 

6

 

10.  Production and Exchange in Social Life (Economic Anthropology)

 

300

 

6

 

11.  History of Anthropological Theories II

 

400

 

6

 

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