- Code ANTH6518
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Archaeology and Anthropology
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Anthropology
- Areas of interest Anthropology
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Students will demonstrate an existing capacity to deeply and critically analyse a range of classic and contemporary readings in the discipline, in an area of interest to their main research goals. This capacity will be evidenced in and through the production of the major essay. Students will develop an existing capacity to conduct research on an area of food and eating of interest to them and to the discipline. This capacity will be facilitated by and evidenced in the production of the tutorial presentation. Students will gain experience in the professional practice of presenting a paper to an audience, responding to audience questions, and in working feedback from that audience into a professsionally polished paper. This will be facilitated and evidenced in the presentation of the tutorial paper, and the production of the subsequent minor essay. Additionally, students can experience researching, presenting and then writing a paper in the same order that a professional might. This is especially important for postgraduate students, who will need to develop this capacity to advance in the discipline as professionals.
- Minor essay (1,500 words 25%);
- major essay (3,500-4,000 words 40%);
- tutorial presentation (20%);
- tutorial participation (10%);
- tutorial attendance (5%):
Minor essay: 2 weeks after the tutorial presentation;
Major essay: Friday, 5pm week 11.
Tutorial presentation: varying (between weeks 2-11). Tutorial participation: ongoing throughout course.
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WorkloadTwo hours of lectures and one hour of tutorials per week + 1-3 hours of study per week.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3276||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|