Jun 27, 2022  
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2021-2022 
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

Anthropology, General Anthropology Concentration, BA

Department: Anthropology 

The general anthropology concentration introduces students to four of anthropology’s major subfields: cultural, biological, archaeological and applied anthropology. This concentration will expose students to a thorough understanding of the breadth and depth of anthropology, with an opportunity to see how anthropological ideas and methods are used to address human problems. Students will be well prepared to bring anthropological skills to the workplace or to enter a broad-based graduate program in anthropology.


Learning Outcomes  

Course Requirements

Electives (18 credits)

Complete a total of 18 elective credits in anthropology (ANTH) at the 300-level or above, including three credits in each of the subdisciplines, and the remaining nine credits in any of the concentration areas:

Total minimum credits: 48

Core Curriculum Requirements

A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the Core Curriculum section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, www.bridgew.edu/corecurriculum. For additional graduation requirements, see the Undergraduate Academic Policies and Procedures section of this catalog.