Western University AntropologyWestern Social Science

Honors Specialization

Admission Requirements:

Completion of 5.0 first-year requirements with no failed courses. Must have a minimum average of 70% in 3.0 principal courses, including ANTH 1020E, OR ANTH1025F/G and either ANTH1026F/G or ANTH1027A/B, with a mark of at least 60% in each principal course.

Module – 9.0 courses:

a) 0.5 course from:
2211F/G - Cultures of the Caribbean
2212F/G - Cultures of the Pacific
2214F/G - Cultures of Native North America
2216F/G - Cultures of Latin America
2217F/G - First Nations Traditional Cultures of Canada
2218F/G - Contemporary First Nations Issues in Canada
2219F/G - Cultures of the Middle East

b) 0.5 course from:
2230F/G - Arctic Archaeology
2231F/G - Archaeology of North America
2233F/G - Archaeology of Ontario and the Great Lakes
2234F/G - Andean Prehistory
* May substitute one 0.5 course from section (a).

c) all 3.0 courses:
2222F/G - Foundations of Anthropology
2245F/G - Topics in Language and Culture
3301E - Concepts of Society and Culture
4400E - Anthropological Thought

d) 1.0 course from:
2226A/B - Biological Anthropology
2229F/G - Principles of Archaeology


2247A/B - Phonological Analysis
2248A/B - Introduction to Syntax and Semantics

e) 4.0 anthropology courses 2200 level and above. May substitute a maximum of 1.0 course from sections (a) and (b).