IGNOU MAAN - Masters in Anthropology Course & Syllabus

Monday, 17 December 2012

IGNOU MAAN - Masters in Anthropology

IGNOU MAAN is the study of human beings in time and space. The Masters in Anthropology (MAAN) programme is based on an integrated approach to the subject which incorporates insights from physical, social and archaeological anthropology. The programme attempts to provide an in-depth understanding which involves a holistic approach of Anthropology using theoretical and practical techniques.

Masters in Anthropology (MAAN)
Minimum Duration: 2 Years
Maximum Duration: 5 Years
Course Fee: Rs. 12,500
Minimum Age: No bar 
Maximum Age: No bar 
Bachelors degree or a higher degree from a recognised university.
Course Fee: Rs 12500/- (Rs 6500/- for 1st Year and Rs 6000/- for the 2nd Year)

IGNOU MAAN - Masters in Anthropology Syllabus

First Year

CourseCode    Course NameCredits 
 MANI-001 Anthropology and Methods of Research 8
 MANI-002 Physical Anthropology 8
 MAN-001 Social Anthropology 8
 MAN-002 Archaeological Anthropology 8

Second Year

CourseCode    Course NameCredits 
 MANP-001 Fieldwork and Dissertation (compulsory) 8
 MANI-003 Practicing Anthropology (compulsory) 8
 MANE-001 Human Genetics (elective) 8
 MANE-002 Human Growth and Development (elective) 8
 MANE-003 Comparative Ethnography (elective) 8
 MANE-004 Gender and Society (elective) 8
 MANE-005 Environmental Anthropology (elective) 8


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