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Anthropology Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of a baccalaureate degree in anthropology, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Define basic concepts and methods in archaeology, biological anthropology and cultural anthropology [Knowledge base in Anthropology]
  2. Frame relevant anthropological questions and to select appropriate data-collection techniques in order to answer them [Basic Skills and Methodologies]
  3. Apply appropriate anthropological principles to specific questions and evaluate qualitative or quantitative information against relevant standards, criteria, and/or models [Basic Theoretical Frameworks]
  4. Identify the parameters of an anthropological problem and to use comparative analysis to formulate relevant questions [Critical Thinking and Analysis]
  5. Recognize the diversity of the human condition based on historical, archaeological, ethnographic and biological perspectives [Holism and Cross-cultural awareness]
  6. Utilize anthropologically-derived data and concepts/perspectives to clarify or solve societal issues and concerns of contemporary relevance [Applied Approaches]
  7. Follow the appropriate procedures and protocols for obtaining informed consent or access permissions, in order to avoid harm or wrong to one’s human or non-human subjects and descendants [Professional Ethics]

Last Updated 3/6/14

News

Dr. Ramsay published an article: Ramsay, J.H. and Eger, A. 2015. Analysis of Archaeobotanical Material from the Tupras Field project of the Kinet Höyük Excavations. Journal of Islamic Archaeology 2 (1): 35-50.

Dr. Feldman was recently on the Coy Barefoot Show (2 radio 30 minute shows) in May and June 2015:
The Coy Barefoot Show, 107.5 FM (Charlottesville, VA), 2015 (two 30 minute shows on “Same Sex Marriage” and “Baltimore, the Police, and African Americans”).

Dr. Feldman chaired a session and gave a presentation at the Society for Applied Anthropology meeting in March: “Panic and Stigma: Similarities and Differences of the HIV/AIDS and Ebola Crises,” paper presented at the Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA), Pittsburgh, March 2015

Dr. Keating publishes an article on Cambodia in "The Indigenous World 2015," published by the International Working Group on Indigenous Affairs. (IWGIA). Copenhagen.

Dr. Keating participates in the 14th UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in New York City, April 20–21.

Dr. Keating presents a paper at the Association for Asian Studies Conference in Chicago, March 25–29.

Dr. Esara Carroll presents her research on refugee resettlement at the Society
for Applied Anthropology, March 2015.

Dr. Esara Carroll talks about International Women's Day on WXXI's Morning
Edition radio program, March 2015.

Dr. Ramsay publishes two articles in Vegetation History and Archaeobotany, February 2015 and March 2015.

Events

Welcome back!  We are looking forward to an exciting fall semester!

 

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