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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Anthropology Classes

Anthropology Classes

Faculty in the Anthropology Program offer a diverse range of courses, including introductory courses in all four anthropology subdisciplines. Upper-level courses provide opportunities for students to study anthropological methods, theories, and content in cultural anthropology, visual anthropolog, biological anthropology, archaeology, and cultural resource management.

Anthropology courses typically combine lecture with experiential learning experiences, such as laboratory assignments, field exercises, class discussions, writing assignments, and research projects.

The anthropology curriculum also includes opportunities for independent student learning, including lab practica and directed studies.

Anthropology classes are taught on a rotating bases, so be sure to look at the rotation schedule. To the right are links to the core required classes for the major, the concentration classes, and electives as well as information on anthropology classes that are part of the general education requirements, the honors program, and graduate studies.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14