Current Semester Undergraduate Courses

Fall 2021

Anthropology is the systematic study of the humanity both past and present. The course introduces students to the four subfields of anthropology, which include archaeology, biological, linguistic and cultural anthropology. Students will learn about the concepts and methods that anthropologists use to study our species and gain a broader perspective on the human experience. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 4: Social and Behavioral Sciences.

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00263741

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Anthropology 163

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Osbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu3212
Fees: $5

This course provides a basic introduction to the broad field of biological anthropology. The research interests of biological anthropologists include the history and development of modern evolutionary biology, molecular and population genetics, modern primates, the primate and human fossil record, and modern human biological diversity. Biological Anthropology concentration students are required, and others are encouraged, to enroll concurrently in 1135L. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 3: Physical and Natural Sciences.

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CANCELLED
002
70785Lecture Staff 3100
Fees: $5

This is an introductory course that provides an overview of cultural anthropology as a subfield within the broader discipline of anthropology and as a research approach within the social sciences more generally. The course presents core concepts and methods of cultural anthropology that are used to understand the ways in which human beings organize and experience their lives through distinctive cultural practices. More specifically, this course explores social and cultural differences and similarities around the world through a variety of topics such as: language and communication, economics, ways of making a living, marriage and family, kinship and descent, race, ethnicity, political organization, supernatural beliefs, sex and gender, and globalization. This course ultimately aims to present a broad range of perspectives and practices of various cultural groups from across the globe. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 4: Social and Behavioral Sciences.

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00363760

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Dane Smith Hall 223

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Anastasia M Theodoropoulos - anntheo@unm.edu315
Fees: $5
00863762

MWF 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 149

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Les W Field - lesfield@unm.edu324
Fees: $5

This is an introductory course which provides an overview of the discipline of Linguistic Anthropology. The course will discuss the implications of language within anthropology, as well as within the sciences and social sciences more generally. The course explores the core concepts and methods of linguistic anthropology, such as the basic structure of language, first and second language acquisition, bilingualism, and social and regional variations that are used to help students understand what it means to be human and the role of language in human societies. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 4: Social and Behavioral Sciences.

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00266850

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 324

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Meagan L Vigus - mvigus@unm.edu35
00463750

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Dane Smith Hall 123

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Lindsay J Morrone - lindsaymorrone@unm.edu38
00563751

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 230

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Joonyeop Baek - jybaek@unm.edu34

This course introduces students to field and laboratory methods and techniques in archeology. Students learn the standards of archeological field recording, excavation techniques and field-related laboratory skills. Fieldwork is required. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 3: Physical and Natural Sciences. Corequisite: 1211L.

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00164939

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 230

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Asia V Alsgaard - alsgaard@unm.edu310
Fees: $5
00264940

MWF 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Hibben Center 105

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Kari L Schleher - kschlehe@unm.edu311
Fees: $5

Archaeology is the systematic study of the human past through material remains. This course introduces students to the physical remains of past societies and compares and contrasts archaeological development in different regions. Students will explore the dynamics of the human past and its influences on contemporary society. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 4: Social and Behavioral Sciences.

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00165458

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
McKinnon Center 2110

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Wirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu319
Fees: $5

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CANCELLED
001
13168Web Enhanced - Lecture Staff 350
Fees: $20
00272012

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Hybrid - Lecture
Catherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu338
Fees: $20

The purpose and theory of the study of archaeology; relates archaeology to anthropological principles and the practice of science. Prerequisite: 1211 and 1211L. {Yearly}

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00257615

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Mitchell Hall 220

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Michael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu337
Fees: $20

An intensive survey of Southwest prehistory including discussion of major interpretative problems. Covers the period from 11,000 years ago to historic times.

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00170250

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Anthropology 178

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Hannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu310
Fees: $30

Development of ideas and theories in sociocultural anthropology; focus on topics such as integration of human societies, sources of change in economic and cultural systems.

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00140563

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 328

Web Enhanced - Lecture
David W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu321
Fees: $10

Current topics in sociocultural anthropology to be explored in experimental courses.

Sections
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T: Shamanism & Pol Cosmology
00170244

MW 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Anthropology 178

Web Enhanced - Topics
Suzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu313
Fees: $20
T: Enviornmental Conflict
CANCELLED
002
70246Web Enhanced - Topics Staff 330
Fees: $30
T: Querencia Place & Identity
00370660

T 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 127

Topics
Levi Romero - xlromero@unm.edu38
Fees: $20
T: New Mexico Lit Landscapes
00470671

W 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Dane Smith Hall 123

Web Enhanced - Topics
Gabino P Noriega - gabino@unm.edu37
Fees: $20
T: Hlth& Social Inequalities I
00571054

TR 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM
R.O. Anderson Grad Sch of Mgmt 230

Web Enhanced - Topics
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkind@salud.unm.edu31
T: Writers in the Community
00770664

W 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 126

Topics
Levi Romero - xlromero@unm.edu39
Fees: $20
T: Enviornmental Conflict
00872096

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Hybrid - Topics
Joshua A Shapero - jshapero@unm.edu324
Fees: $30

Human heredity, variation and adaptation within and between different ecological and cultural settings; genetics; quantitative variation; elements of human population biology and human ecology. Prerequisite: 1135 or BIOL 1110 or BIOL 1140 or BIOL 2110C or BIOL 2410C. {Spring}

Sections
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00131809

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Hibben Center 105

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu387
Fees: $30

Introduces students to the fundamental principles of evolutionary theory and their application to human behavior. It surveys current research on human sexuality, mate choice, reproduction and parenting from the perspective of human evolutionary ecology. Prerequisite: 1170 or 1135 or BIOL 1110.

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CANCELLED
001
66001Lecture Staff 3 Section Full

Special emphasis will be on strategies of survival, reproduction, mating and rearing, in the complex social systems of apes and monkeys. The costs and benefits of alternative strategies are used to understand individual life histories. Restriction: upper division standing.

Sections
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00170237

TR 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Hibben Center 105

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Melissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu320
Fees: $20

Surveys the development of the Maya civilizations in Mesoamerica from the origins of agriculture through the Spanish Conquest. The course will explore archaeological, ethno-historical, linguistic, and environmental data and accounts. Prerequisite: 1115 or (1211 and 1211L) or 2175 or 320.

Sections
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00170251

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 210

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Keith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu326

Directed study under the supervision of a faculty member. Restriction: permission of instructor. {Offered upon demand}

Sections
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00139693


Practice Experience
Melissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu1 TO 625
00236504Practice ExperienceJeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu1 TO 625
00370267


Lecture
Joshua A Shapero - jshapero@unm.edu1 TO 625
00414161LectureJames L Boone - jboone@unm.edu1 TO 625
00570281


Lecture
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu1 TO 624
00670289


Lecture
Kari L Schleher - kschlehe@unm.edu1 TO 625
00746076


Practice Experience
Emily L Jones - elj@unm.edu1 TO 625
00871350


Lecture
David E Stuart - dstuart@unm.edu1 TO 624
01314173LectureHannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu1 TO 625
01439937


Practice Experience
Carla Sinopoli - csinopoli@unm.edu1 TO 625
01814177LectureLoa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu1 TO 625
02414196LectureCatherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu1 TO 625
02614198LectureSiobhan M Mattison - smattison@unm.edu1 TO 625
04314211LectureHeather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu1 TO 625
04414214LectureWirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu1 TO 625
04914215LecturePatricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu1 TO 625
05214216LectureLes W Field - lesfield@unm.edu1 TO 625
05614217LectureBruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu1 TO 625
06114229LectureDavid W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu1 TO 625
06414237LectureSuzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu1 TO 625
06614246LectureOsbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu1 TO 625
08014266Practice ExperienceKeith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu1 TO 625
08529625Practice ExperienceMichael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu1 TO 625
08729626Practice ExperienceKeith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu1 TO 625
09529627Practice ExperienceMartin N Muller - muller@unm.edu1 TO 625
09729628Practice ExperienceSherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu1 TO 625
09933025Practice ExperienceFrances M Hayashida - fmh@unm.edu1 TO 625

(Also offered as ARTH 402/502) Archaeological and historic art forms of the Arctic Northwest coast and the eastern woodlands of North America. {Fall}

Sections
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00114277

MW 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Center for the Arts 1020

Web Enhanced - Lecture
D A Fry - tsalagi@unm.edu32

Topics of archaeological interest including gender in archaeology, European contact and post-processualism.

Sections
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T: CurrentResearchChacoCanyon
CANCELLED
001
70253Topics Staff 38
Fees: $20
T: Pre-Columbian Art: Mesoamer
00362633

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Center for the Arts 1020

Web Enhanced - Topics
Margaret A Jackson - mars@unm.edu36
Fees: $20
T: Hunter Gatherer Archaeology
CANCELLED
004
66041Topics Staff 310
Fees: $20
T: Bronze and Iron Age Europe
00570255

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Anthropology 178

Web Enhanced - Topics
James L Boone - jboone@unm.edu312
Fees: $20
T: TradTech& Exper Archaeology
00670257

M 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Hibben Center 125

Web Enhanced - Topics
Bruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu31
Fees: $5
T: Hunter Gatherer Archaeology
00771685

TR 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Anthropology 248

Web Enhanced - Topics
Bruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu34
Fees: $20
T: Museum Interpretation
00971057

T 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hibben Center 125

Topics
April E Kamp-Whittaker - akampwhi@unm.edu33
Fees: $20

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Sections
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T: Human Physical Activity
CANCELLED
001
70239Topics Staff 330
Fees: $40
T: HumanEvolPhysiology&Anatomy
00270919

TR 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Web Enhanced - Topics
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu416
Fees: $40

Ancient disease through the study of normal and abnormal bone remodeling processes and dental conditions. Population health evaluated by descriptive and radiologic analyses of human remains. Prerequisite: *351L. {Alternate years}

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00170240

TR 12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Anthropology 176

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Heather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu47
Fees: $30

This course examines theory, data and methods used by genetic anthropologists to address questions about human origins and prehistory, race, natural selection, disease, and the social and scientific implications of research in genetic anthropology. Prerequisite: 1135 or BIOL 1110 or BIOL 1140 or BIOL 2110C or BIOL 2410C.

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00170234

T 10:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Anthropology 178

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Keith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu33
Fees: $30

Events and processes leading from the appearance of the human lineage to the beginnings of agriculture, with discussions of Australopithecus and the genus Homo, through Homo sapiens. Prerequisite: *351L. {Alternate years}

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00166003

MW 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Anthropology 248

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Sherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu313
Fees: $30

(Also offered as MUS 468/568, THEA 468/568) Examination of contemporary Diné (Navajo) politics and art (music, Navajo language, photography, dance, radio, filmmaking, comedy, weaving, poetry). Weekly guest speakers, readings from ethnomusicology, anthropology, critical indigenous studies. Includes overnight field trip to Navajo Nation.

Sections
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00171201

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Center for the Arts B015

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Kristina M Jacobsen - kmj23@unm.edu37

Basic concepts, methods and approaches used in the analysis of archaeological pottery. Lectures cover concepts and strategies. Labs give practical experience with techniques of analysis. {Spring}

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00170260

W 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Anthropology Annex B07

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Patricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu32
Fees: $30

(Also offered as ARTH, MSST 486/586) Practicum in museum methods and management. Prerequisite: ARTH 407 or MSST 407. Restriction: permission of instructor. {Offered upon demand}

Sections
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00141282


Web Enhanced - Practice Experience
Loa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu1 TO 31
Fees: $33
00251047


Practice Experience
Kari L Schleher - kschlehe@unm.edu1 TO 31
Fees: $33
00470899


Practice Experience
Audra L Bellmore - abellmor@unm.edu1 TO 31

(Also offered as BIOL 491/591) This course investigates how genetic variation is patterned within and between populations, and how these patterns change over time. Topics include neutral theory, population structure, phylogenetics, coalescent theory, the molecular clock, and laboratory methods.

Sections
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00166006

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 55

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu317
Fees: $30

Directed study of topics not covered in regular courses.

Sections
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00156817


Independent Study
Siobhan M Mattison - smattison@unm.edu1 TO 325
00235731Independent StudyMichael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu1 TO 325
00336235Independent StudyKeith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu1 TO 324
00414320Independent StudyJames L Boone - jboone@unm.edu1 TO 325
00536505Independent StudyLoa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu1 TO 325
00636506Independent StudySherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu1 TO 325
00736507Independent StudyMartin N Muller - muller@unm.edu1 TO 325
00846078


Independent Study
Hannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu1 TO 324
00970269


Independent Study
Joshua A Shapero - jshapero@unm.edu1 TO 325
01036508Independent StudyJeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu1 TO 325
01139694


Independent Study
Melissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu1 TO 325
01270282


Independent Study
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu1 TO 325
01314325Independent StudyCarla Sinopoli - csinopoli@unm.edu1 TO 325
01439938


Independent Study
Jocelyn H Dehaas - chinsu@unm.edu1 TO 325
01546080


Independent Study
Emily L Jones - elj@unm.edu1 TO 325
01670290


Independent Study
Kari L Schleher - kschlehe@unm.edu1 TO 325
02414329Independent StudyCatherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu1 TO 324
04414444Independent StudyWirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu1 TO 325
04914447Independent StudyPatricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu1 TO 325
05214452Independent StudyLes W Field - lesfield@unm.edu1 TO 325
05614457Independent StudyBruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu1 TO 325
06114464Independent StudyDavid W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu1 TO 325
06414468Independent StudySuzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu1 TO 325
06614474Independent StudyOsbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu1 TO 325
07614483Independent StudyHeather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu1 TO 324
07814487Independent StudyDavid A Phillips - dap@unm.edu1 TO 325
08014486Independent StudyKeith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu1 TO 325
09233026Independent StudyFrances M Hayashida - fmh@unm.edu1 TO 325

Field research for qualified advanced undergraduate or graduate students with previous experience in archaeology, biological anthropology, human evolutionary ecology, linguistics or general ethnology. Problems are selected on the basis of student-faculty interest and field research opportunities. Restriction: permission of instructor. {Offered upon demand}

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00136509Practice ExperienceSherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu2 TO 625
00236510Practice ExperienceMartin N Muller - muller@unm.edu2 TO 625
00336511Practice ExperienceJeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu2 TO 625
00414623Practice ExperienceJames L Boone - jboone@unm.edu2 TO 625
00539183


Practice Experience
Michael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu2 TO 625
00639695


Practice Experience
Melissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu2 TO 625
00746081


Practice Experience
Carla Sinopoli - csinopoli@unm.edu2 TO 625
00946097


Practice Experience
Emily L Jones - elj@unm.edu2 TO 625
01056818


Practice Experience
Siobhan M Mattison - smattison@unm.edu225
01314649Practice ExperienceHannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu2 TO 625
02414657Practice ExperienceCatherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu2 TO 625
02614658Practice ExperienceLoa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu2 TO 625
04414673Practice ExperienceWirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu2 TO 625
04914674Practice ExperiencePatricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu2 TO 625
05214707Practice ExperienceLes W Field - lesfield@unm.edu2 TO 625
05614712Practice ExperienceBruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu2 TO 625
06114715Practice ExperienceDavid W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu2 TO 625
06414716Practice ExperienceSuzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu2 TO 625
06614719Practice ExperienceOsbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu2 TO 625
07614728Practice ExperienceHeather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu2 TO 625
08014740Practice ExperienceKeith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu2 TO 625
08733316Practice ExperienceKeith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu2 TO 620
10033027Practice ExperienceFrances M Hayashida - fmh@unm.edu2 TO 625