Western University AntropologyWestern Social Science

Major in Linguistic Anthropology

Admission Requirements:

Completion of first-year requirements including 1027A/B and one of 1020E or 1025F/G, with a mark of at least 60% in each.

Module - 6.0 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) 3.0 courses from:

2222F/G   Foundations of Anthropology
2245F/G   Topics in Language and Culture
2247A/B   Phonological Analysis
2248A/B   Introduction to Syntax and Semantics
3301E       Concepts of Society and Culture

c) 2.5 courses from:

2243F/G   Applied Linguistics
2246F/G   Anthropology of Reading and Writing
2249F/G   Discourse Analysis and Linguistic Pragmatics
2250F/G   Verbal Art, Performance and Speech Play
3237A/B   Field Techniques in Linguistics
3335F/G   Historical Linguistics
3337F/G   Topics in Language and Society
4400E      Anthropological Thought
4412F/G   Language and Power

Note: * Anthropology 4400E is strongly recommended for fourth-year students planning graduate work in anthropology.