Special Topic Courses

June 17, 2020 update: Special topic course descriptions for the Fall 2020 and Winter 2021 terms are available.

We offer upper-year undergraduate special topic courses on selected topics in the various subfields of anthropology. These courses all have a new focus each year. 

Click on a course title below to view the topic description.

ANT381H5F Special Topics in Sociocultural and Linguistic Anthropology (Fall 2020 topic: Visual Anthropology)

ANT381H5S Special Topics in Sociocultural and Linguistic Anthropology (Winter 2021 topic: Illness, Disability, Gender)

ANT430H5F Special Problems in Biological Anthropology and Archaeology (Fall 2020 topic: Stone Tools Today)

ANT430H5S Special Problems in Biological Anthropology and Archaeology (Winter 2021 topic: Ancient Biomolecules)

ANT431H5F Special Problems in Sociocultural and Linguistic Anthropology (Fall 2020 topic: Crisis and its continuities)

ANT431H5S Special Problems in Sociocultural and Linguistic Anthropology (Winter 2021 topic: The refugee in a world without refuge)

ANT432H5F Advanced Seminar in Anthropology (SCI) (Fall 2020 topic: Sociality and Cooperation in Primates)

ANT433H5S Advanced Seminar in Anthropology (SSc) (Winter 2021 topic: The Anthropology of Toxicity)