Spring 2016 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, Jan 16-Mar 14
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Tyler              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15645 
Textbook
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.

TBA       TBA             LEC E.Tyler              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19428 Textbook
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, Mar 15-May 12
F         09:30AM-12:45PM LEC J.Marshall           Rancho RCC1 210          16436 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Marshall           Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16436 Textbook
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, Jan 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Tyler              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15643 Textbook
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 D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC E.Tyler              FLC MAIN FL1 109         15644 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Raposa             FLC MAIN FL1 109         15644 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Cahoon             El Dorado EDC A109       16340 Textbook


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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LAB J.Rush               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15646 
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F         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB D.Hoffman            FLC MAIN FL1 203         16041 Textbook
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB J.Rush               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15647 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB J.Thompson           El Dorado EDC A109       16179 Textbook


ANTH 303    Introduction to Forensic Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of the field of forensic anthropology, which is the study of human remains in a medicolegal context. This course emphasizes current techniques used in the analysis of human skeletal remains, medicolegal procedures, and the role of the anthropologist in the investigative process. It examines the basics of bone biology, methods of skeletal analysis, and recognition of bone pathology and trauma. This course will address the broader aspects of applied anthropology and the role of anthropology in law enforcement and human rights issues.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC E.Tyler              FLC MAIN FL1 203         16198 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Raposa             FLC MAIN FL1 203         16198 Textbook


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 - Second, Mar 15-May 12
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Tyler              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19431 
Textbook
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 D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC H.Olts               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15648 Textbook
Th        01:00PM-04:05PM LEC H.Olts               FLC MAIN FL1 207         16128 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC S.Watters            FLC MAIN FL1 203         16341 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC H.Olts               El Dorado EDC A206       15649 Textbook


ANTH 320    Introduction to Archaeology and World Prehistory    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D1; IGETC Area 4A
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.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Tyler              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15991 
Textbook
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 D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC J.Marshall           FLC MAIN FL1 203         16342 Textbook

Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: May 16, 2016