Anthropology

Anthropology Curriculum

For students entering IWU in fall 2021 and beyond, Anthropology is no longer available as a major or minor.

Skill Set Acquired through the Anthropology Curriculum

Theoretical Foundations:
*anthropology's intellectual traditions
*reflexive research ethics
*interconnections between biology and culture
*historical  perspective
*cross-cultural awareness

Methodologies:
*ethnographic interviewing
*participant-observation
*production of ethnographic narratives (written and visual)
*using visual media as a tool for ethnographic inquiry
*independent field research (on and off-campus)