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  Sep 23, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Anthropology, B.S. - Health Emphasis


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Program of Study

The following program of study will satisfy the requirements for a BS degree in Anthropology plus the requirements for most national medical schools, including the University of Utah School of Medicine. Further information can be obtained from the Preprofessional Advising Office.

Many of the courses listed below also satisfy gen ed and bachelor’s degree requirements.

Students interested in other health-related professional schools should follow the anthropology requirements outlined below, and consult with the Preprofessional Advising Office about additional requirements for those schools. Students are also responsible for satisfying the General Education Requirements of the University of Utah, which are not listed here.

Major Requirements for Anthropology - Health Emphasis


Anthropology
anthro.utah.edu
William Stewart Building 102
801-581-6251

Minimum Total Hours: 122-125
Minimum Major Hours: 49

Graduation Requirements:

  • All major courses must completed with a C or better.
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Honors in Anthropology

Students seeking an HBA or HBS in Anthropology must complete:

Introductory Courses


Topical Requirements


Required


Allied Hours


Courses must be at least 3 credit hours.

Natural Sciences


Complete any 3 courses from Biology, Chemistry and/or Physics.

Electives


Complete 2 courses.

Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 14

Spring Semester


  • BIOL 2325 - Human Anatomy 4 Credit(s)
  • Lower-Division Introductory Course 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (AI) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective 2 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15

Second Year


Fall Semester


  • Lower-Division Introductory Course 3 Credit(s)
  • Statistics Course 3-4 Credit(s) - Fulfills General Education (QB)
  • Upper Division Geographical Area 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree (DV) 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 12 - 13

Spring Semester


  • Allied Courses: Elective 3 - 4 Credit(s)
  • Upper Division Geographical Area 3 Credit(s)
  • Anthropology Elective 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (HF) 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15 - 16

Third Year


Fall Semester


  • ANTH 4193 - Medical Anthropology 3 Credit(s)
  • Allied Course(s): Natural Sciences 3 - 4 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree (CW) 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree (QI) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15 - 16

Spring Semester


  • Topical Requirement 3 Credit(s)
  • Anthropology Elective 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (HF) 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree (QI) 3 Credit(s)
  • Upper Division General Elective 4 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 16

Fourth Year


Fall Semester


  • ANTH 4252 - Human Biology 3 Credit(s)
  • Allied Course(s): Electives 3 - 4 Credit(s)
  • General Elective 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective 4 Credit(s)
  • General Elective 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 19 - 20

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 16