Summer 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ANTH 300    Physical Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the concepts, methods and theory of biological evolution and its application to the human species. There is a specific focus on molecular, Mendelian and population genetics mechanisms of evolution, primatology, paleoanthropology, biocultural adaptations, human variation, and current bioethical issues. The philosophy of science and the scientific method serve as foundations to the course.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Grofe              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 202  10020 
Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TTh       06:00PM-09:10PM LEC L.Taylor             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 202  10022 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Taylor             ARC MAIN Online          10910 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, June 6    12:01AM-11:59PM
This course meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 13-Aug 05
M         06:00PM-09:10PM LEC L.Vittitow           Off Campus McClellan 204 14625 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Vittitow            TBA TBA                 14625 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online
3.7 hours per week online


ANTH 301    Physical Anthropology Laboratory    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ANTH 300
General Education: CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introductory laboratory designed to provide opportunities to become familiar with the methods of the science of biological anthropology while investigating topics in laboratory and field situations. Topics covered in the course are: the scientific method, sources of biological variation and forces of evolution, human osteology, human variation, taxonomy and comparative osteology of the primates, and the fossil evidence for human evolution. Field trip may be required.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     10:45AM-12:50PM LAB M.Grofe              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 202  10172 
Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.


ANTH 310    Cultural Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D1; IGETC Area 4A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the various customs, traditions, and forms of social organizations in both Western and non-Western societies. Multicultural perspectives are examined for such topics including subsistence methods, belief and religious system, linguistics, trade and economic systems, arts, kinship systems, marriage and family systems, technology, and changes due to internal and external forces.

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC F.Araujo             Off Campus Natomas N201  10786 
Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC F.Araujo             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 202  10024 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.

Summer 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: June 28, 2011