Schedule of Classes Undergraduate / Fall 2020 / Anthropology

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(1-99) Primarily for Undergraduate Students

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
ANTH 1A 1 Introduction to the Comparative Study of Human Societies
[ djw nw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1B
M,W 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG03
Anjaria, Jonathan S View Books
ANTH 5A 1
Syllabus
Human Origins
[ ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1E
M,W 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Santini, Lauren View Books
ANTH 7A 1
Syllabus
Great Discoveries: Introduction to Archaeology
[ nw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2B
T,Th 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Goudge, Charlotte View Books
ANTH 80A 1
Syllabus
Anthropology of Religion
[ nw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2B
T,Th 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Menoret, Pascal View Books
ANTH 81A 1 Conducting Ethnographic Fieldwork: Methods and Practice of Anthropological Research
[ oc ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 2C
T,Th 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitesG12
Ferry, Elizabeth Emma View Books
 

(100-199) For Both Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
ANTH 116A 1 Human Osteology
[ sn ss ]
Section reads closed and students should choose the demand list option. Enrollment for all students will be by demand list only.
Course priority to Anthropology majors.
Instruction for this course will be offered in-person. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2C
T,Th 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
Golding Judaica Center110
Urcid, Javier View Books
ANTH 116A 2 Human Osteology
[ sn ss ]
Section reads closed and students should choose the demand list option. Enrollment for all students will be by demand list only.
Course priority to Anthropology majors.
Instruction for this course will be offered in-person. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2F
T,Th 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Golding Judaica Center110
Urcid, Javier View Books
ANTH 119A 1 Conquests, Resistance, and Cultural Transformation in Mexico and Central America
[ djw nw ss wi ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Golden, Charles W View Books
ANTH 123B 1
Syllabus
Lost Voices: The Historical Archaeology of Oppression and Exploitation
[ djw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1B
M,W 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Goudge, Charlotte View Books
ANTH 127A 1 Medicine, Body, and Culture
[ djw nw ss ]
Anthropology majors on the demand list will have priority for enrollment.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2B
T,Th 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Hannig, Anita View Books
ANTH 130B 1 Visuality and Culture
[ dl ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Alvarez Astacio, Patricia View Books
ANTH 142B 1 Global Pandemics: History, Society, and Policy
[ nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Anthropology majors on the demand list will have priority for enrollment.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Uretsky, Elanah M. View Books
ANTH 144A 1 The Anthropology of Gender
[ djw nw ss wi ]
Anthropology majors on the demand list will have priority for enrollment.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1G
M,W 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Hannig, Anita View Books
ANTH 151B 1 Nature, Culture, Power: Anthropology of the Environment
[ ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Gerstenzang 124
Schroeder, Richard View Books
ANTH 152A 1 The Social Fabric: An Anthropology of Fashion
[ ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2F
T,Th 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Alvarez Astacio, Patricia View Books
ANTH 152A 2 The Social Fabric: An Anthropology of Fashion
[ ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Graduation section.
Block 2F
T,Th 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
W 2:30 PM–4:00 PM
Alvarez Astacio, Patricia View Books
ANTH 159A 1 Museums and Public Memory
[ oc ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2C
T,Th 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
Schattschneider, Ellen View Books
ANTH 178B 1 Culture, Gender and Power in East Asia
[ nw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Uretsky, Elanah M. View Books
ANTH 180B 1 Playing Human: Persons, Objects, Imagination
[ ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Schattschneider, Ellen View Books
ANTH 185A 1 Archaeological Science
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Course meets at MIT, time to be determined in conjunction with MIT. Topics vary from year to year, and the course many be repeated for credit.
Department Representative Signature Required.
at MIT: TBD:
TBD
Urcid, Javier View Books
ANTH 187A 1 Materials Research in Archaeology, I
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Course meets at MIT, time to be determined in conjunction with MIT. Topics vary from year to year, and the course many be repeated for credit.
Department Representative Signature Required.
at MIT: TBD:
TBD
Urcid, Javier View Books
ANTH/WGS 176A 1
Syllabus
Queer/Trans Theories from Elsewhere
[ deis-us djw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Chaudhry, V Varun
Horton, Brian
View Books
 

Cross-Listed in Anthropology

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
CLAS 133A 1
Syllabus
The Art and Archaeology of Ancient Greece
[ ca hum ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2F
T,Th 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Ratzlaff, Alexandra View Books