B.Sc. (Hons) – Anthropology

Graduate Programmes

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Program Code 10124

Course Overview

  • Campus
  • Noida
  • Institute
  • Amity Institute of Anthropology
  • University
  • Amity University Uttar Pradesh
  • Program Code
  • 10124
  • Eligibility
  • 10+2

  • Duration
  • 3 years
  • 1st Year Non Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs)
  • 0.24
  • 1st Year Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs)
  • 0.36
 
  • Fee Structure
  • Program Educational Objectives
  • Program Learning Outcomes
1st Year Non Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs) : 0.24
1st Year Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs) : 0.36
  • The student will be able to define knowledge and basic understanding of key concepts, methodologies in the key areas of Anthropology and attain academic excellence
  • The student will demonstrate research and innovation, by using modern methods/tools of anthropology.
  • The student will be able to use and apply latest IT tools/Bio statistical tools to analyze and interpret anthropological data
  • The student will be able to comprehend and interpret anthropology in order to solve scientific and societal problems.
  • The student will be able to develop effective communication skills to enhance interpersonal relationship
  • The student will demonstrate good governance, in terms of value addition and functioning and leadership skills as an individual or as a team.
  • The student will be able to develop global citizenship skills to build a sustainable world community.
  • The student will be able to develop core values of the university, demonstrate ethical conduct and develop sensitivity towards environmentally and culturally sensitive issues of the society
  • The student will demonstrate networking skills and establish links with organizations/industries and alumni.
  • The student will be able to illustrate and reflect the virtue of lifelong learning.
  • The student will be able to recognize the need for environmental conservation and develop sustainable technologies
  • The student will be able to integrate various aspects of anthropology to achieve holistic and societal development.
  • Examine the major branches to understand about the human being from both biological and social aspects.
  • Analyse, Identify, formulate, the biological, social and various archaeological phenomena
  • Designing and interpretation of anthropological data and synthesis of information to provide valid conclusions in solving problems at community level and to adapt a bio-cultural approach in understanding the human condition.
  • Introduction and applications of appropriate anthropological tools and techniques for meaningful interpretation of the data
  • Not just the discipline and its theories, Communicating effectively on Anthropological concepts and perspectives and to create awareness on various social and biological issues with society at large in imparted.
  • Application of the concept among the community as a member of a community under diverse settings
  • Introduction and applications of appropriate anthropological tools and techniques for meaningful interpretation of the data
  • Apply bioethical principles within the defined limits of anthropological research along with culturally sensitive issues and responsibilities
  • Introduction of research project, concept, sysnopiss for the community based research projects to understand the various problems of society, to inculcate fieldwork and field spirit in management of research projects
  • Graduating with ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of anthropology.
  • Understanding and division of ecology from biological adaptation and cultural ecology, and to give a clear idea of the importance of ecology from anthropological perspective
  • Develop the concept of fieldwork, its importance and the different social institutions

Course Structure

  • 1st Year
  • 2nd Year
  • 3rd Year

Semester 1

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Introduction to Modern Physical Anthropology (UG) Core Courses 3 1 2 0 5.00 View
Introduction to Socio-cultural Anthropology (UG) Core Courses 3 1 2 0 5.00 View
Introduction to Archaeological Anthropology - I (UG) Allied Courses 3 1 0 0 4.00 View
Life Sciences (UG) Core Courses 2 0 0 0 2.00 View
Environmental Studies (UG) Allied Courses 4 0 0 0 4.00 View

Semester 2

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Indian Anthropology (UG) Core Courses 2 1 2 0 4.00 View
Introduction to Kinship, Family and Marriage (UG) Core Courses 3 1 0 0 4.00 View
Fundamentals of Demography (UG) Core Courses 2 1 2 0 4.00 View
Tribal Cultures of India and world (UG) Core Courses 0 0 0 0 0.00 View
Introduction to Archaeological Anthropology – II (UG) Allied Courses 2 0 2 0 3.00 View
Social & Environmental Issues (UG) Allied Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View

Semester 3

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Fundamentals of Human Origins and Evolution (UG) Core Courses 2 1 2 0 4.00 View
Human Genetics (UG) Core Courses 3 1 0 0 4.00 View
Human Genetics (UG) Core Courses 3 1 0 0 4.00 View
Ethnography & Field Work Methods (UG) Core Courses 0 0 0 0 0.00 View
Socio-cultural Diversities of India (UG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Urban Anthropology (UG) Allied Courses 0 0 0 0 0.00 View
Introduction to Society and Institutions (UG) Allied Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Term Paper (UG) Mandatory Courses 0 0 0 0 1.00 View

Semester 4

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Biological Diversity in Human Populations (UG) Core Courses 2 1 2 0 4.00 View
Introduction to Forensic Anthropology (UG) Core Courses 3 1 0 0 4.00 View
Anthropology and Development (UG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Human Ecology Adoption and Biological Dimensions (UG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Psychological Anthropology (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 1 0 0 4.00 View
Areas of Social Work Practice - I (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 1 0 0 4.00 View
Immunology (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 2 0 4.00 View
Gender and Society UG (UG) Allied Courses 4 0 0 0 4.00 View

Semester 5

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Medical Anthropology (UG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Linguistic Anthropology (UG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Human Ecology: Socio-cultural Dimensions (UG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Life Stressors and Diseases (UG) Core Courses 2 0 0 0 2.00 View
Introduction to Hematology (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Human Anatomy (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Business and Corporate Anthropology (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 0 0 0 0 0.00 View
Fundamentals of Nutritional Anthropology (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Summer Internship (UG) Mandatory Courses 0 0 0 0 3.00 View

Semester 6

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Applied Anthropology (UG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Bio-statistics (UG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
IPR and Regulatory Issues (UG) Core Courses 2 0 0 0 2.00 View
Museology (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Introduction to Genetic Diseases (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Life Style Related Diseases (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 0 0 0 2.00 View
Introduction to Visual Anthropology (UG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Major Project (UG) Mandatory Courses 0 0 0 0 6.00 View