Anthropology investigates human origins and diversity. Anthropologists attempt to understand human existence, both past and present, from a worldwide perspective. Their discipline has been called the most humanistic of the sciences and the most scientific of the humanities. Anthropology is an integrating academic discipline, consisting of four major divisions: physical anthropology, archaeology, linguistics, and cultural anthropology.
Requirements for an Anthropology Minor
Eighteen (18) hours in anthropology. ANTH 115 Introductory Anthropology (required), plus 15 additional credit hours in anthropology. At least 9 credit hours must be at the 300 or 400 level. At least 9 credit hours must be taken at Fredonia.