Major in Linguistic Anthropology


Admission Requirements:

Completion of first-year requirements including Anthropology 1027A/B. In addition, 1.0 of Anthropology is required from either Anthropology 1020 (formerly 1020E) OR one of Anthropology 1021A/B or 1025F/G and one of Anthropology 1022A/B or 1026F/G. A minimum mark of 60% is required for each.

Module 6.0 Courses:

(a) 2.0 courses:

2222F/G    Debates in Sociocultural Anthropology
2245F/G    Anthropological Approaches to Language
Linguistics 2247A/B   Phonological Analysis  (formerly ANTH 2247A/B)
Linguistics 2248A/B   Syntactic Analysis (formerly ANTH 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
2219F/G   Cultures of the Middle East
INDIGSTU 2218F/G   Contemporary Indigenous Issues (the former Anth/FNS 2218F/G)

Also included the former Anth/FNS 2217F/G.

(d) 0.5 course

3350F   Society and Culture I: Historical Perspectives

(e) 2.5 courses:

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
2253A/B    Endangered Languages and Revitalization
3237A/B    Field Techniques in Linguistics
3243F/G    Applied Linguistics (the former 2243F/G)
3339F/G    Language Variation and Change (See Note 1 below)
3343A/B    Language Revitalization in Practice
3351G       Society and Culture II: Identity, Power and Social Formation
4401F/G    Anthropological Thinking and Practice
4412F/G    Language and Power
Also included: the former 2243F/G, 3306F/G, 3335F/G, 3337F/G and 4400E.

Please note:
Students should take these courses when they are offered as most of them are offered in alternating years.

Please note:
Anth 3339F/G has replaced 3335F/G and 3337F/G. Therefore, students who have already taken 3335F/G and 3337F/G may not also take 3339F/G. However, if students have taken one of 3335F/G or 3337F/G, then they may also take 3339F/G.

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