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Anthropology/Sociology Minor

Anthropology/Sociology Minor


A minimum of 30 graded credit hours in Anthropology and Sociology

At least 20 credit hours must be upper division

At least 10 graded credit hours must be in anthropology and at least 10 graded credit hours must be in sociology.

A minimum grade of “C-“ and a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.00 is required in all courses counting toward the minor.

A minimum of 10 graded credit hours counting toward the minor must be completed at Eastern Oregon University.

ANTHROPOLOGY COURSES: Minimum of 10 graded credits
Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
ANTH 100Introduction to Anthropology [SSC]5
ANTH 110Selected Topics1 to 6
ANTH 201Introduction to Archaeology [SSC]5
ANTH 202Physical Anthropology [SSC]5
ANTH 203Cultural Anthropology [SSC]5
ANTH 210Selected Topics1 to 6
ANTH 310Selected Topics1 to 6
ANTH 312Native People of North America [DPD,UWR]5
ANTH 315Anthropology thru Film3
ANTH 320Human Adaptation [SSC]2
ANTH 325Human Ecology3
ANTH 330Ethnology Hunters/Gatherers[SSC]2
ANTH 335Culture, Health & Illness [available in odd years]4
ANTH 338Topics: Cultures of the World5
ANTH 340Frauds/Myths/Mystery [SSC]2
ANTH 342Heritage and Museums [available in even years]5
ANTH 348Primate Conserv & Behavior [available in odd years]5
ANTH 350Primate Populations [SSC]2
ANTH 354Science & Pseudoscience In Anthropology5Strong writing skills recommended
ANTH 355Topics: Physical Anthropology5
ANTH 356Language & Culture5ANTH 203 recommended
ANTH 357Media, Self and Society [available in even years]5
ANTH 358Anthropology and Ethics [available in even years]5
ANTH 360World Prehistory5ANTH 203
ANTH 362Stone Tools:Flintknapping & Lithic [available in odd years]2
ANTH 365Animals Culture & Society5
ANTH 372Sex & Gender [available in odd years]5ANTH 203
ANTH 375Anthro of Food & Nutrition [UWR] [available in even years]5
ANTH 380Native Peoples Oregon [DPD,UWR]5
ANTH 391Applied Ethnographic Research [UWR]5ANTH 203 & 356
ANTH 395Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences [UWR]5STAT 243 or equivalent introductory statistics course
ANTH 405Reading & Conference1 to 5
ANTH 407Seminar1 to 15
ANTH 410Selected Topics1 to 6
ANTH 412Women and Infants [available in even years]5
ANTH 430Medical Anthropology2
ANTH 436Human Variation [available in odd years]5ANTH 202
ANTH 446Historical Archaeology [available in even years]5ANTH 201
ANTH 454Anthropological History/Theory5ANTH 201, 202, 203 & 356
SOCIOLOGY COURSES: Minimum of 10 graded credits
Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
SOC 110Selected Topics1 to 6
SOC 204General Sociology [DPD,SSC,UWR]5
SOC 205General Sociology:Problems [SSC]5
SOC 210Selected Topics1 to 6
SOC 306Social Psychology [UWR]5
SOC 310Selected Topics1 to 6
SOC 315Social Welfare1 to 6
SOC 316Sociology of Poverty [DPD]3
SOC 317Child Neglect and Abuse5
SOC 318Sociology of Death and Dying5
SOC 327Intro to Social Research [UWR]5SOC 204 & 205
SOC 333Sociology of Disability [DPD]5SOC 204 or 205 recommended
SOC 334Work & Organizations [SSC]5College level writing
SOC 336Social Change & Social Justice [DPD]3
SOC 338Sociology of Families [DPD,UWR]5WR 121 or equivalent academic writing course
SOC 344Selling the News [SSC]2SOC 205 recommended
SOC 345Media/Politics/Prop [SSC]5SOC 205 recommended
SOC 360Gender & Power [DPD,SSC,UWR] [available in odd years]5WR 121 or equivalent academic writing course
SOC 365Communities [SSC]5
SOC 370Environment & Society [SSC]5
SOC 371Technology & Society [SSC]2
SOC 373Gender, Race & Crime [DPD]2
SOC 374Food and Society [SSC]2
SOC 375Sociology of Food [DPD, SSC]5
SOC 401Research1 to 5SOC 204 & 205
SOC 405Reading & Conference1 to 5SOC 204 & 205
SOC 407Seminar1 to 5
SOC 410Selected Topics1 to 6
SOC 411Problems in Society5
SOC 420Social Welfare Practices5SOC 204, 205, 315
SOC 423Community Service and Social Change [DPD]5SOC 204 or 205. SOC 336 recommended
SOC 445Inequality & Diversity [DPD] [available in even years]5SOC 204, ANTH 100, 203 or consent
SOC 454Sociological Theory [UWR]5SOC 204 & 205. 15 credits in sociology recommended
SOC 460Women in Poor Countries [UWR] [available in even years]5SOC 204. ANTH 100 or 203 are recommended

Total credits required for minor: 30 

If the requirements for the minor are not met at the time of graduation, the minor will not be awarded.

Last update June 2013