Certificate in Cultural Anthropology and Globalization

The pace at which cultures change seems ever increasing, along with ever increased rates of globalization among and within societies around the world. Courses in this certificate area will increase the student's awareness of historic world cultures, contemporary world cultures, culture change, and they will do so in the context of rapidly increasing forms of social interconnectedness between world cultures. This is a 12 credit-hour certificate.

Required Courses

Choose any of the four:

  • SOC 145 Principles of Culture (3 Credit Hours)
  • SOC 333 Global Forces in a Changing World (3 Credit Hours)
  • SOC 335 Changing Faces of Culture (3 Credit Hours)
  • SOC 460 Comparative Cultures and Societies (3 Credit Hours)
  • SOC 647 Comparative Cultural Anthropology (3 Credit Hours)

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE: 12 Credit Hours

Contact Information

Dr. Pelgy Vaz
Fort Hays State University
Rarick Hall 321
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601-4099
Phone: (785) 628-5359
Email: pvaz@fhsu.edu
Web: Sociology