Eight-Semester Plan for B.A. in Anthropology

Major Program Guide For: B.A. in Anthropology
Suggested Course Sequence

  • Total for Degree: 120 Credit Hours
  • Total Hours of Prerequisites: 6
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution.
Freshman Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ENGL 101 Composition I 3 ENGL 102 Composition II 3
C4   Wellness 3 MATH 101 or higher   3
C5   Physical/Biological Science 3 C5   Physical/Biological Science 3
P1   Social Science 3 P1   Social Science 3
190 Series 190 First Year Seminar 3 P4   Humanities 3
 
Sophomore Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ANTH 260 Cultural and Social Anthropology 3 ANTH 250 Archaeology and Bioanthropology 3
CMHC 201 Communication 3 P6   World Cultures 3
P3   History 3 Minor/Approved Program     3
P5   Fine and Performing Arts 3 Minor/Approved Program     3
MFL 101   3 MFL 102   3

Upper Level Perspective (ULP): An approved Upper Level Liberal Studies Perspectives course is required in one of the Liberal Studies Perspectives categories.

Junior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ANTH   Elective 3 ANTH   History of Anthropological Theory 3
ANTH   Elective 3 ANTH   Elective 3
Upper Level Perspective     3 ANTH   Elective 3
Minor/Approved Program     3 Minor/Approved Program     3
MFL 231 Intermediate I 3 MFL 232 Intermediate II 3
Upper Level Perspective (ULP): An approved Upper Level Liberal Studies Perspectives course is required in one of the Liberal Studies Perspectives categories.
Senior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ANTH   Elective 3 ANTH   Elective 3
ANTH   Elective 3 ANTH   Elective 3
ANTH   Elective 3 Minor/Approved Program   Elective 3
Minor/Approved Program   Elective 3 General   Elective 3
General   Elective 3 General   Elective 3

NOTES:

  • Total for Degree: 120 Credit Hours
  • Total Hours of Prerequisites: 6
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution.
 

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