- Code ANTH6004
- 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, Development Studies
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Completion of this course will enable students to:
- Appreciate the centrality of religion to human social life and to the theoretical ambitions of the social sciences.
- Describe some of the enormous variability of religious phenomena.
- Explain the basis of anthropological critiques of taken-for-granted categories such as "religion".
- Place perspectives on the explanation of religion in the wider context of theoretical orientations in the social sciences.
- Appreciate the intimacy between conceptual and empirical issues in the questions in the social sciences.
Indicative AssessmentBy negotiation - 6,000 words
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 36 hours of contact over 12 weeks: 24 hours of lectures and 12 hours of tutorials; and b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8381||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|
|10069||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||Online||N/A|