Anthro 3001: Anthropology as a Major and a Career

The course has two main aims: (1) to provide you with the information and skills needed to be a successful student in the Department of Anthropology, and (2) to prepare you to use your degree productively after you graduate. You will learn about departmental programs and University resources through guest speakers and library workshops, and you will explore career options through an individual and group project.


Career Slideshows: Turnitin notes:

For a closer look at the March 5 lecture, download the Sustainability slideshow.

General Resources


Homework Assignments

Click on each assignment and read instructions carefully
  1. Talk to a Prof due Feb. 5
  2. Finding sources due Feb. 19
  3. Film review assignment--Anthropology careers due March 26

Career Reports

Career Resources

1. Career Advice from Anthropology Associations

2. News Articles about Anthropologists in the Workplace

3. Field Schools and International Opportunities

Here are some links to field schools. There are many organizations that sponsor field research expeditions, not all of them reputable. Do your own due diligence.