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Disciplinary Honors Guidelines

Anthropology – Disciplinary Honors Requirements

Faculty Liaison – Dr. Susan Andreatta, s_andrea@uncg.edu

DH Requirements:

  • UNCG GPA of 3.30 or higher at graduation
  • At least 15 s.h. of Honors course work with grade of B or better as follows:
    • Minimum of 6 s.h. Honors course work in Anthropology
    • Maximum of 3 s.h. other Honors course work (may be in ATY)
    • ATY 493 (for 3 to 6 s.h., needs to be taken before HSS 490, in two different semesters)
    • HSS 490:  Senior Honors Project* (3 s.h.)

ATY 595 cannot be contracted for Honors credit to complete a Disciplinary Honors Contract, to graduate International Honors or with Full-University Honors.

*Working with a faculty mentor, a senior honors project (HSS 490) needs to consist of a 10,000 – 15,000 word thesis (or higher depending on the topic and size of the dataset) or a publishable paper (excluding title page and bibliography).

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