Course List

Global Storytelling -

ANTH 310 A

Instructor: Dr. Whitney A.M. Leeson
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015SP
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: ANTH-101, INQ-260AN or permission

Catalog Description:

Ethnography is anthropology's hallmark methodology; a dynamic way of seeing and living in the world of the other. This is a project-intensive course examining the ways in which anthropologists conduct ethnographic research and write ethnography. Students will practice a variety of ethnographic fieldwork techniques including, but not limited to, participant observation, field note-taking, interviewing, mapping, photography, and film production. We will examine a few key ethnographic works, several anthropologists? reflections on the practice of ethnography, and a variety of analytic and interpretive approaches to the production of ethnography. This course is an elective in the Sociology major and minor programs. (1)

The Black Death -

INQ 270 C

Instructor: Dr. Whitney A.M. Leeson
Block: 7A
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2015SP
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Develops a sense of historical perspective and the ability to use the methodologies of the humanities or the fine arts by exploring a subject drawn from the period before 1500.