Spring 2017 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 - Second, Mar 14-May 11
F         01:00PM-04:15PM LEC A.Cahoon             Rancho RCC1 210          16424 
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TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16424 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 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15731 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. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Rush               FLC MAIN FL1 204         15732 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15733 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. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16391 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. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Thompson           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 14-May 17
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LAB J.Rush               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15734 
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F         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB D.Hoffman            FLC MAIN FL1 203         16097 Textbook
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB J.Rush               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15735 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB J.Thompson           El Dorado EDC A109       16219 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 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Cahoon             FLC MAIN FL1 203         16238 
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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 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16425 
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. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC H.Olts               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15736 Textbook
Th        01:00PM-04:05PM LEC H.Olts               FLC MAIN FL1 203         16171 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 A211       15737 Textbook


ANTH 319    Visual Anthropology: Introduction to Ethnographic Film    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the use of film by anthropologists as a research and educational tool. Students will view and evaluate a series of films depicting different cultures from around the world. Analysis will focus on examining various attributes of ethnographic film and their treatment by a number of anthropological filmmakers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         01:00PM-04:05PM LEC H.Olts               FLC MAIN FL1 203         19231 
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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, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16052 
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. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

Spring 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: May 9, 2017