Anthropology Undergraduate Modules 2017-18

The modules in this list are only applicable to students who will be studying them between September 2017 and August 2018.

If you intend to study one of these modules from September 2018 or later

You may refer to the descriptors listed below as a guide, but please be aware that details they contain - including (but not limited to) reading lists, duration and assessments - may change for your academic year, and we cannot guarantee that a module available in any academic year will continue to be available in subsequent years.

The modules for September 2018 - August 2019 will begin to be listed here in March 2018 (exact date to be confirmed).

If you are a previous or current student...

...and you are looking for the descriptor of a module you studied in an academic year prior to 2017-18, please see undergraduate modules for current students.

Level One

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
ANT1003 Imagining Social Worlds: Texts 15 1
ANT1004 Introduction to Social Anthropology-Theorising the Everyday World 15 2
ANT1005 Introduction to Social Anthropology: Exploring Cultural Diversity 15 1
ANT1007 Media and Society 15 2
ANT1008 Imagining Social Worlds: Artefacts 15 2
ANT1009 Theories and Approaches in Anthropology 15 2

Level Two

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
ANT2002 Ethnography Now 15 1
ANT2003 Current Debates in Anthropology 15 1
ANT2004 Into the Field 15 2
ANT2005 Current Debates in Anthropology: Practice 15 2
ANT2009 Living cities: Migration, place and the politics of identities 15 2
ANT2010 Human-Animal Interactions 15 2
ANT2012 The Human Condition: Classic Readings in Anthropology 15 2
ANT2013 Visual Anthropology: Methods & Perspectives 15 2
ANT2014 Cultures: Food 15 2
ANT2021 Anthropology of the Middle East 15 1
ANT2031 Ethnomusicology 30 1 and 2
ANT2032 Culture and Perception in Everyday Life 15 2
ANT2085 Health, Illness and Bodies in Contemporary Society Part 1: Medicine and Social Control 15 1
ANT2086 Addiction 30 1 and 2
ANT2087 Disability and Society 15 2
ANT2088 Health, Illness and Bodies in Contemporary Society: Part 2: Bodies in Society 15 2
ANT2089 Cultures of Race, ethnicity and racism 15 1
ANT2090 Sound and Society 15 1
ANT2091 Philosophical Anthropology 30 1 and 2
ANT2097 Environment and Society 15 2
ANT2107 Culture and Wellbeing 15 1

Level Three

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
ANT3004 Living cities: Migration, place and the politics of identities 15 2
ANT3005 Human-Animal Interactions 15 2
ANT3012 The Human Condition: Classic Readings in Anthropology 15 2
ANT3013 Visual Anthropology: Methods & Perspectives 15 2
ANT3014 Cultures: Food 15 2
ANT3021 Anthropology of the Middle East 15 1
ANT3031 Ethnomusicology 30 1 and 2
ANT3032 Culture and Perception in Everyday Life 15 2
ANT3040 Anthropology Dissertation 30 1 and 2
ANT3085 Health, Illness and Bodies in Contemporary Society Part 1: Medicine and Social Control 15 1
ANT3086 Addiction 30 1 and 2
ANT3087 Disability and Society 15 2
ANT3088 Health, Illness and Bodies in Contemporary Society: Part 2: Bodies in Society 15 2
ANT3089 Cultures of Race, ethnicity and racism 15 1
ANT3090 Sound and Society 15 1
ANT3091 Philosophical Anthropology 30 1 and 2
ANT3097 Environment and Society 15 2
ANT3107 Culture and Wellbeing 15 1

College Modules

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
SSI2001 Learning from Work Experience in Social Sciences 15 1 and 2
SSI2002 Data Analysis in the Workplace 15 1
SSI3017 Learning from Work Experience in the Social Sciences 15 1 and 2
SSI3018 Work Experience Abroad 120 1, 2 and 3
SSI3999 One Year study abroad 120 1 and 2
SSIM900 Contemporary Debates in Security, Conflict and Justice 15
SSIM903 Advanced Interdisciplinary Research Design 15 2
SSIM904 Research Design Methods & Skills for AQM 15 2
SSIM905 Mathematics and Programming Skills for Social Scientists 15 2
SSIM906 Quantitative Dissertation 45 2 and 3
SSIM907 Policy Analytics: Dissertation or Research Consultancy Project 60 1 and 2