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Kwantlen Polytechnic University Calendar  2014-15  Faculty of Arts  Anthropology: Associate of Arts Degree

Anthropology: Associate of Arts Degree


The Associate Degree is designed to provide an educational experience that prepares students for work, citizenship and an enriched life as an educated person, and to lay a solid foundation for further study in the field of Anthropology.

Program Admission Requirements

General university admission requirements apply to this program including the undergraduate-level English Proficiency Requirement.

Program Requirements

Within the framework of the Associate of Arts Degree students are required to complete at least 60 credits with a minimum grade of C in each course, including:

All of:
  ANTH 1100  Social & Cultural Anthropology 3 credits
  ANTH 1200  Biological Anthropology 3 credits
  ANTH 1300  Archaeology 3 credits
Two of:
  ANTH 1217 Forensic Anthropology 3 credits
  ANTH 2100 Methods & Ethics in Anthropology 3 credits
  ANTH 2120 Cross-Cultural Women's and Gender Studies 3 credits
  ANTH 2133 Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft 3 credits
  ANTH 2140 First Nations Cultures of BC 3 credits
  ANTH 2142 First Nations Cultures of Canada 3 credits
  ANTH 2160 Culture and the Environment 3 credits
  ANTH 2163 Culture, Health and Well-Being 3 credits
  ANTH 2217 Forensic Methods & Analysis 3 credits
  ANTH 2300 Archaeological Methods 3 credits
  ANTH 2310 Archaeology of Death 3 credits
  ANTH 2320 Archaeology of the Old World 3 credits
  ANTH 2340 Archaeology of the Americas 3 credits

Credential Awarded

Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to receive an Associate of Arts Degree in Anthropology.

Last Updated: Jun 4, 2014

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