Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Applied Anthropology
0.5 Credit

This course examines how cultural anthropologists apply their theories, methods and insights to the solution of practical problems. The historical development of applied anthropology, the ethical dilemmas of applied fieldwork and the research methods used in such fieldwork will be examined. Such areas of concentration as community development, advocacy anthropology, policy research and social impact assessment are investigated.

Additional Course Information
AN200 and AN202.