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BA – Anthropology Major

Handbook year


Major code


Credit point value

24 credit points


Division of Tropical Environments and Societies


Arts, Society and Education

Major Structure


Level 1

AN1001:03 Anthropology: Cultural Diversity in Global Perspective

AR1001:03 The World of Archaeology or SY1001:03 Australian Society: An Introduction to Sociology

Level 3

AN3006:03 Anthropology of Development: Critical Perspectives on Globalisation and Inequality

AN3008:03 Myth, Ritual and Religion


Select 12 credit points of specified Level 2 subjects from List 1

List 1

AN2004:03 Medical Anthropology, Health, Science and Biopolitics

AN2009:03 Anthropological Linguistics

AN2013:03 Culture, Knowledge and Environment

AN2100:03 City Life: Anthropology of Urban Spaces

AN2106:03 Anthropology of Violence: The State, Politics and Citizens

AN2108:03 Image, Art and Design: Making Visual, Digital and Material Worlds

AN2114:03 Australia through Time and Place