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.


Feb 11 lecture slides: How to write a good term paper

Syllabus for spring 2015

Career Slideshows from fall 2014

Career Reports

Homework Assignments

Click on each assignment and read instructions carefully
  1. Finding sources due Feb 11
  2. Talk to a Prof due Feb 25
  3. Film review assignment--Anthropology careers due April 1

General Resources

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.