• Offered by School of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Anthropology
  • Areas of interest Anthropology
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person

Intensive study of a particular theme in anthropology, through a combination of lectures, tutorials and prescribed readings as required by the discipline.

 

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
  1. Pursue guided investigation of a topic relevant to anthropology;
  2. Synthesise relevant knowledge; and
  3. Communicate the investigation and its findings in oral and written formats.

Other Information

This course may be repeated for credit up to a maximum of two times (total of 12 units) if a different topic is taken each time.

Indicative Assessment

Annotated bibliography, 2000 words (20%) [Learning Outcome 2]
Research report, 5000 words (70%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3]
Oral presentation based on final report, 30 minutes (10%) [Learning Outcome 3]
 

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Workload

130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 12 hours of contact over 12 weeks with a supervisor; and
b) 118 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed 12 units of 2000 or 3000 level Anthropology (ANTH) courses.

You will need to contact the School of Archaeology and Anthropology to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $2820
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4320
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

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