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ANTH ART COMM CS HLTH REL
Introduction to Museums, including their history and origins, decolonizing practices, and various aspects of working at a museum (exhibition, script writing, exhibition design, collections management, acquisitions, legal aspects of running a museum, and museum laws like NAGPRA).
Introduction to basic archaeological concepts and methods, archaeology in Oceania, and decolonizing archaeology. Field trips to archaeological sites.
Exploration of the varieties of intangible culture, the ethics and practices of documentation, and strategies for developing and managing conservation projects.
Introduction to basic principles of linguistics (phonetics, phonology, morphology, and syntax) in the context of language documentation. Language vitality, methods of language documentation, proper data management principles for language documentation, methods of language conservation.
A course devoted to the study of contemporary art and ideas through examining modern and postmodern art movements and creating artwork in these styles using a variety of media and modalities.
This course examines the concept and application of race and ethnicity in various cultural and communicative settings. Students will learn the social construction of race and ethnicity, with the aim of understanding the complex ways race and ethnicity have operated within society.