Joint Concentration

Both Archaeology and Social Anthropology programs encourage a joint concentration with any other department that permits a joint concentration. These have included:

  • African and African-American Studies
  • Arts, Film, and Visual Studies
  • Classics
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences
  • East Asian Languages and Cultures
  • History
  • History and Literature
  • History of Science
  • Human Developmental and Regenerative Biology
  • Human Evolutionary Biology
  • Music
  • Religion
  • Romance Languages and Literature
  • Theatre, Dance, and Media
  • Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality

Students wishing to pursue a joint concentration need to submit a petition for approval to the Undergraduate Program Office. For further information and advising about joint concentration possibilities with Anthropology, please contact the Undergraduate Program Office.

Joint Concentration Requirements

Required Courses

  • Archaeological Method and Theory (Fall Term). Ordinarily met with GENED 1105 (after Fall 2019) or ANTHRO 1010 (prior to Fall 2019) 
  • ANTHRO 97x: Sophomore Tutorial in Archaeology (Spring Term)
  • ANTHRO 98a: Junior Tutorial in Anthropology (Fall Term)
  • Three additional Archaeology courses, any level
  • One additional Archaeology course: ordinarily a Research Seminar (2000-level)

If Archaeology is the primary field, two additional courses are also required:

  • ANTHRO 98b: Junior Tutorial in Anthropology, or one additional Anthropology course
  • ANTHRO 99ab: Senior Tutorial in Anthropology (full-year)

Required Courses

  • ANTHRO 1610: Ethnographic Research Methods (Fall Term)
  • ANTHRO 97z:  Sophomore Tutorial in Social Anthropology (Spring Term)
  • ANTHRO 98a:  Junior Tutorial in Anthropology (Fall Term)
  • Two Social Anthropology courses, any level
  • One additional course in Anthropology

If Social Anthropology is the primary field, three additional courses are required:

  • One Social Anthropology course, any level
  • One additional course in Anthropology
  • ANTHRO 99ab: Senior Tutorial (full-year)