Course Catalog » Anthropology 205A

Subject: Anthropology
Course Number: 205A
Course Title: Intro to Sociocultural Theory
Units: 4
School: Graduate Division
Department: Medical Anthropology Program

Course Description: Seminar in the history and development of major theoretical ideas in social and cultural anthropology as applied to problems of health, illness, medicine and medical institutions. Major concepts and problems will be illustrated through critical review of selected literature.
Prerequisites: none
Restrictions: Restricted to doctoral students in Medical Anthropology, and others at graduate standing with consent of instructor.
Activities: Direct - Seminar, Direct - Independent Study, Direct - Discussion, Student - Seminar, Student - Independent Study, Student - Discussion

Instructor of Record: V. Adams
Additional Instructor(s): I. Whitmarsh, K. Knight, G. Joseph
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? Yes

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No