Medical Anthropology Minor
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The Medical Anthropology minor develops students’ understanding of health from the perspective of human cultural and biological diversity, preparing them for careers in global health.
- The minor is not open to Anthropology majors
- At least 15 hours used in the minor must be earned at UofSC within the Department of Anthropology
The minor in Medical Anthropology consists of 18 credit hours or 6 classes.
Departmental or Honors College special topics courses or field schools related to medical anthropology may fulfill the restricted electives requirement, provided that the course substitutions are pre-approved by the office of the Dean of Undergraduate Student Affairs and Advising in Flinn Hall in consultation with faculty content experts in the Department of Anthropology; bring a syllabus to Flinn Hall for the course you want pre-approved. Appeals to register in pre-approved honors college courses should be directed to the Honors College.
|ANTH 102||Understanding Other Cultures 1||3|
|ANTH 292||Disease, Health, and Social Inequities||3|
|ANTH 392||Global Women's Health||3|
|ANTH 551||Medical Anthropology: Fieldwork||3|
|ANTH 552||Medical Anthropology||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|Human Life Cycles in Different Cultures|
|Food and Culture|
|Basic Forensic Anthropology|
|Medical Experimentation and the Black Body|
|Humans Going Nuclear: Atomic Bombs, Cold War, and the Fallout|
|Total Credit Hours||18|
ANTH 102 may not also fulfill the Carolina Core GSS component