BSocSc Social Anthropology / Course details
Year of entry: 2018
Course unit details:
Regional Studies of Culture: 1
|Unit level||Level 1|
|Teaching period(s)||Semester 1|
|Available as a free choice unit?||No|
This course is an introduction to the anthropology of two selected ethnographic regions. It comprises two consecutive sections, each consisting five lectures plus guided reading and dealing with a particular region. Regions change each academic year. In 2016-2017, the regions covered are Indigenous North America and Brazil.
BA(Hons) Social Sciences students must be taking a further 20 credits in Social Anthropology, excluding SOAN10352, alongside this unit.
Teaching and learning methods
Lectures and Weekly Tutorials
5% - Tutorial Tasks (Part 1)
45% - 2500 word Essay (Part 1)
5% - Tutorial Tasks (Part 2)
45% - 2500 word Essay (Part 2)
Students write two 2500 word essays. Online personalised feedback will be given on each of the essays.
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|Independent study hours|
|Karen Sykes||Unit coordinator|
|Chika Watanabe||Unit coordinator|
Length of Course: 12 weeks over one semester