Teach anthropology


Instruct students in the theory and practice of anthropology or the development and behaviour of human beings, more specifically the development of cultures, languages and the social life and practices of a certain culture.

Alternative labels

explain anthropology
provide instruction on anthropology
educate on anthropology
teaches anthropology
teaching anthropology

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Teach anthropology is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Anthropology lecturer: Anthropology lecturers are subject professors, teachers, or lecturers who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, anthropology, which is predominantly academic in nature. They work with their university research assistants and university teaching assistants for the preparation of lectures and of exams, grading papers and exams and leading review and feedback sessions for the students. They also conduct academic research in their field of anthropology, publish their findings and liaise with other university colleagues.

Optional skill

Teach anthropology is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Anthropologist: Anthropologists research all aspects of life pertaining to humans. They study the various civilisations that have existed along the time and their ways of organisation. They attempt to analyse the physical, societal, linguistic, political, economical, philosophical, and cultural aspects of different people. The aim of their studies is to understand and describe the past of humanity and solve topical societal problems. They explore different perspectives such as philosophical anthropology.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022