Sociology / Anthropology

BA in Anthropology Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of an Anthropology degree, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of, and appreciation for, global cultural and biological diversity;
  • Explain the logic of the four-field approach to American anthropology;
  • Demonstrate a scientific understanding of biological evolution and cultural change over time;
  • Evaluate the impacts of colonialism and globalization on world cultures;
  • Apply critical and analytic thinking skills to representations of human culture; and
  • Evaluate major ethnical dilemmas of anthropological research.