SOCI 1113 N1

Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

As an introductory course in cultural anthropology, the course is intended to familiarize students with customs, beliefs, behaviours and institutions held by people throughout the world. Emphasis is placed on understanding and interpreting cultural behaviour, and the meanings humans assign to cultural phenomena, in order to facilitate communication and dialogue.

Instructor: Ann Marie Powers
Prerequisites:
 None.
Course Type: Online; Continuous-intake. Register anytime and learn at your own pace


The material you will cover in this course is designed to make the strange familiar; and the familiar strange. Emphasis is placed on understanding and interpreting cultural behavior and the meanings humans assign to cultural phenomena.