Fall 2018 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ANTH 300    Physical Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce students to the study of physical or biological anthropology, one of the sub-disciplines of anthropology. Physical anthropology considers the role of culture in the human biological experience. This course traces the evolution of the human line and examines our relationship to our closest living relatives, the non-human primates. This course provides an overview of human genetics, human variation, primatology, human and primate evolution, human growth and development, skeletal anatomy, and forensic anthropology.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17

M01:00PM-02:35PMLECJ.ThompsonRancho RCC1 21015617Textbook
TBATBALECJ.ThompsonOff Campus RCC ONLINE15617Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which 75% of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TBATBALECA.CahoonFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE19846Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at
canvas.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

W01:00PM-02:30PMLECE.TylerRancho RCC1 21116291Textbook
TBATBALECE.TylerOff Campus RCC ONLINE16291Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately two-thirds of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECA.CahoonFLC MAIN FL1 20315615Textbook
MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECE.TylerFLC MAIN FL1 20315616Textbook
TBATBALECE.TylerFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16513Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at canvas.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at tylere@flc.losrios.edu

TBATBALECE.TylerFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16122Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at canvas.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at tylere@flc.losrios.edu

MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECT.CheshireEl Dorado EDC A10920355Textbook

ANTH 301    Physical Anthropology Laboratory    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ANTH 300 (may be taken previously)
General Education: CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory laboratory course dealing with human evolution, human and non-human primate variation, genetics, and skeletal biology. This course provides hands-on experience with skeletal remains, anthropometric equipment, genetic testing, and other materials and techniques necessary to an holistic understanding of biological anthropology. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

F01:00PM-04:05PMLABD.HoffmanFLC MAIN FL1 20315952Textbook
T07:00PM-10:05PMLABJ.RushFLC MAIN FL1 20315618Textbook

ANTH 310    Cultural Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the varieties of customs and forms of social organizations found in our species. A multicultural, comparative approach is used to study the structure and function of various economic, political, social and religious systems found in Western and non-Western societies. (C-ID ANTH 120)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17

W07:00PM-10:05PMLECD.WorthFLC MAIN FL1 20316123Textbook
TBATBALECD.WorthFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16123Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

M01:00PM-02:35PMLECJ.ThompsonRancho RCC1 21016175Textbook
TBATBALECJ.ThompsonOff Campus RCC ONLINE16175Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECT.CheshireFLC MAIN FL1 20315619Textbook
TTh02:30PM-03:50PMLECT.CheshireFLC MAIN FL1 20315620Textbook
M01:00PM-04:05PMLECT.CheshireEl Dorado EDC A10515621Textbook

ANTH 320    Introduction to Archaeology and World Prehistory    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the discipline of archeology and provides a broad survey of world prehistory. Students will explore the fundamental principles, theoretical approaches, and methods utilized by archaeologists to reconstruct prehistory, and will explore a sample of the major developments of human prehistory from the Upper Paleolithic period through the historic period. Examples of the archaeological record will be drawn from all major geographic areas of the world. A field trip is required as part of this course. (C-ID ANTH 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TBATBALECE.TylerOff Campus RCC ONLINE15858Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at
canvas.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at tylere@flc.losrios.edu


ANTH 330    Magic, Witchcraft, and Religion    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a cross-cultural study of the forms and functions of supernatural beliefs and associated rituals in various societies of Africa, Asia, aboriginal Australia, Oceania, South America, native North America and elsewhere. The emphasis of the course is on understanding beliefs and rituals within their social contexts. Students will also focus on broad comparisons of each culture to derive insight into the general functions of beliefs and rituals in human life. A field trip may be included in the course activities.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECT.CheshireFLC MAIN FL1 20315623Textbook
W01:00PM-04:05PMLECJ.RushFLC MAIN FL1 20315624Textbook

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: August 17, 2018