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What will I learn?

Anthropology is the study of all aspects of humans in all times and in all places. A four-field approach to the study of humanity including human biological characteristics, culture, language, and the human past provides students with an evolutionary, holistic, and comparative understanding of human diversity and similarity.

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Differentiate anthropology's theoretical and methodological approaches from those of other disciplines.
  • Describe and compare the four subfields of anthropology cultural anthropology, archaeology, linguistics, and physical/biological anthropology including the practice of applied anthropology, historical development, methodologies, theoretical orientations, and the inter-relationships between the subfields.
  • Articulate an anthropological perspective in relationship to contemporary issues and concerns.
  • Critically evaluate information sources about different peoples and cultures, and demonstrate the ability to think holistically and comparatively in describing human cultural diversity.

Which department am I in?

School of Education, Behavioral and Social Sciences

Study options

Full Time (60 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$10,800.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

15 November 2021

Start date

18 January 2022

Venue

Mesquite Center

140 N. Yucca Street,

MESQUITE,

Nevada,

89027, United States

Full Time (60 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$10,800.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

15 November 2021

Start date

18 January 2022

Venue

Western Center

4601 W. Bonanza Rd.,

LAS VEGAS,

Nevada,

89107, United States

Entry requirements

For international students

Students are required to have international qualification equivalent to U.S. High School. English Proficiency Admission Requirements: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 61 iBT; TOEFL paper based: 500.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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