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Major in Linguistic Anthropology

For students who have been previously enrolled in the Major in Linguisitic Anthropology and wish to continue with it and who still require ANTH 3301E should take 3350F and 3351G.  Previous years modules can be found in the 2016-17 Academic Calendar. If you have questions, please email Laura at anthro-ugrad-office@uwo.ca

Students who are entering this Major must follow the new revised 2017 module.

Revised for 2017

Admission Requirements:

Completion of first-year requirements including Anthropology 1020E and 1027A/B OR Anthropology 1025F/G, 1026F/G and 1027A/B with a mark of at least 60% in each.

Module - 6.0 Courses

a) 2.0 courses:

2222F/G    Debates in Sociocultural
2245F/G    Anthropological Approaches to Language
Linguistics 2247A/B   Phonological Analysis (the former Anthropology 2247A/B)
Linguistics 2248A/B   Syntactic Analysis (the former Anthropology 2248A/B

b) 0.5 courses:

2226F/G    Biological Anthropology
2229F/G    Principles of Archaeology

c) 0.5 course:

2211F/G   Cultures of the Caribbean
2212F/G   Cultures of the Pacific
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

d) 0.5 course

3350F   Society and Culture I: Historical Perspectives

e) 2.5 courses:

2243F/G    Applied Linguistics
2246F/G    Anthropology of Reading and Writing
2249F/G    Discourse Analysis
2250F/G    Verbal Art, Performance and Speech Play
2251F/G    Language, Gender and Sexuality
2252F/G    Languages in Canada
3237A/B    Field Techniques in Linguistics
3335F/G    Historical Linguistics
3337F/G    Sociolinguistics
3343A/B    Language Revitalization in Practice
3351G       Society and Culture II: Identity, Power and Social Formation
4400E       Anthropological Thought
4412F/G    Language and Power

Students who are planning to do a Masters degree in Anthropology are strongly encouraged to take Anthropology 4400E.