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 Anthropology (B.A.)
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SchoolTrent University
LocationPeterborough, ON, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 6,588
Full-time Graduate: 248
DegreeBachelor
Honours
Co-op
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*70% to 100%
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
Prerequisites NotesApplicants are required to have: an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), a minimum of six Grade 12 4U or 4M courses, including program specific prerequisites, a minimum 70% overall final average, and ENG 4U with a minimum of 60%.
Cost
National: $8,459

Cost per year is based on the 2018-2019 academic year and includes the cost of tuition, ancillary fees, and levies.
Scholarships6 scholarship(s)
DescriptionAnthropology, the study of humankind, is an inter-disciplinary field with four main subdivisions that range across science, social science, and the humanities: archaeology, linguistics, biological anthropology, and cultural anthropology.

From the earth, archaeologists recover material, human, and environmental remains in order to interpret the cultures of past societies. Linguistic anthropologists study comparatively the ways in which language and other media shape social life. Biological anthropologists investigate human physical origins, growth, and development in relation to environmental, genetic, and sociocultural factors. Cultural anthropologists work with living human groups and individuals throughout the world, recording their ways of life and beliefs (ethnography) and analyzing and interpreting their findings with a view to understanding and explaining similarities and differences in human behaviour.
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