BANC-131 ANTHROPOLOGY AND RESEARCH METHODS
Solved Assignment 2021-2022
(TUTOR MARKED ASSIGNMENT)
Course Code: BANC 131
Assignment Code: BANC 131/ASST/TMA/2021-2022
Total Marks: 100
BANC-131 Solved Assignment 2021-2022
|Service Type||Solved Assignment (Soft copy/PDF)|
|Semester||2021-2022 Course: BA(Anthropology)|
|Session||July 2021- January 2022 sessions|
|Assignment Code||BANC 131/ASST/TMA/2020-2021|
|Product||Assignment of BAG(Anthropology) 2021-2022 (IGNOU)|
|Submission Date||For the students enrolled in July: 30th April|
For the students enrolled in January: 31st October
There are three Assignments. All questions are compulsory.
Assignment – I
Answer the following in about 500 words each.
1. Define Anthropology and its various branches. 20
2. Describe fieldwork tradition in Anthropology. 20
Assignment – II
Answer the following questions in about 250 words each.
3. Discuss the relationship of biological Anthropology with allied fields 10
4. Explain the development of Archaeological Anthropology 10
5. Write note case study method. 10
Assignment – III
Answer the following questions in about 125 words each.
6. Write short note on ethnographic approach. 5
7. What is Emic and Ethic approach? 5
8. Anthropometry. 5
9. Excavation. 5
10. Note on evaluative phase of Social Anthropology in India. 5
11. Cultural relativism. 5
BANC 131, BANC131, BANC-131
Evaluation in IGNOU consists of two parts: I) continuous evaluation through assignments, and ii) term-end examination. In the final result, assignments of a course carry 30% weightage while 70% weightage is given for term-end examination.
Tutor Marked Assignments (TMAs) for a six-credit course and two TMAs for a four-credit course. This Assignment booklet has TMAs for the core course BANC 131 Anthropology and Research Methods, which is a six-credit course. The booklet therefore has three TMAs whose total marks add up to 100 and carry a weightage of 30 %
BANC-131 Anthropology and Research Methods
Assignment I has Descriptive Category Questions (DCQs). These are meant for writing essay-type answers, with an introduction and a conclusion. These are intended to test your ability to describe understanding/knowledge about the topic in a systematic, to-the-point, and coherent manner.
Assignment II has Middle Category Questions (MCQs). These questions require you to first analyze the topic in terms of arguments and explanations and then write the answers in a concise manner. They are meant to test your ability to clearly understand concepts and processes.
Assignment III has Short Category Questions (SCQs). These questions are meant to improve your skill of recall relevant/precise information about persons, writing, events, and or clear understanding of concepts and processes.
Wishing you all the best,