Fall 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ANTH 300    Physical Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 50 and ENGWR 59 or ESLW 310 and ESLR 310 with grades of "C" or better
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 an introduction to the science of physical anthropology. The topics to be covered will include: the field of anthropology; the scientific method; genetics and inheritance; natural selection; principles and mechanics of evolution; evidence of evolution; modern human variation; living primates; and the fossil evidence for human evolution.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC J.Einhorn            SCC MAIN ADJ 2           25168 
Textbook
F         07:30AM-10:35AM LEC J.Einhorn            SCC MAIN ADJ 2           22764 Textbook
Sa        09:00AM-12:05PM LEC R.Hoban              SCC MAIN ADJ 2           25456 Textbook
On-Campus

M         12:00PM-01:20PM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           26420 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           26420 Textbook
Hybrid Class. Students must attend orientation on Monday, August 22, 2011, at 12:00 noon. This class will meet every Monday but will be conducted primarily online.

W         12:00PM-01:20PM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           25454 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           25454 Textbook
Hybrid Class. Students must attend orientation on Wednesday, August 24, 2011, at 12:00 noon. This class will meet every Wednesday but will be conducted primarily online.

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC B.Pierini            SCC MAIN ADJ 2           25372 Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC B.Pierini            SCC MAIN ADJ 2           24162 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC R.Hoban              SCC MAIN ADJ 2           22768 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC N.Garr               Davis Cntr Davis 102     22766 Textbook
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC B.Wynn               Davis Cntr Davis 102     24728 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC N.Garr               West Sac WSC 219         28076 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.



ANTH 301    Physical Anthropology Laboratory    1 Unit

Prerequisite: ANTH 300 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better or concurrent enrollment in ANTH 300 or 480. ENGWR 50 and ENGWR 59 or ESLW 310 and ESLR 310 with grades of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This introductory laboratory course is designed to familiarize students with the methods and materials of physical anthropology. Topics of significance covered in the course will include human osteology, forensic anthropology, genetics and evolutionary theory, biological classification, primatology, and the fossil evidence for the evolution of humans and their ancestors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN ADJ 2           22796 
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F         10:45AM-01:50PM LAB J.Einhorn            SCC MAIN ADJ 2           25458 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-04:05PM LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN ADJ 2           25374 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LAB N.Storms             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           22792 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LAB B.Pierini            SCC MAIN ADJ 2           22790 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LAB M.Grofe              SCC MAIN ADJ 2           27414 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LAB N.Garr               Davis Cntr Davis 102     22794 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB B.Wynn               Davis Cntr Davis 102     25460 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.

T         02:30PM-05:35PM LAB N.Garr               West Sac WSC 217         28078 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Th        02:30PM-05:35PM LAB N.Garr               West Sac WSC 217         29743 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 29743 - as of 07/12/11
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.



ANTH 310    Cultural Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 50 and ENGWR 59 or ESLW 310 and ESLR 310 with grades of "C" or better.
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 variety of customs, traditions, and forms of social organization in a variety of western and non-western societies. The main goal of the course is to understand the importance of culture for both the individual and societies. Anthropological concepts that will be stressed include human culture and language, cultural relativism, holism, ethnocentrism, cross-cultural comparisons, field work, and theory. Topics include the nature of culture, subsistence methods, religion, linguistics, trade and economic systems, arts, kindship, marriage and family systems, technology, and change.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           27524 
Textbook
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN RHN 208         28238 Textbook
On-Campus

F         07:30AM-10:35AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN RHN 208         29798 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 29798 - as of 07/18/11
On-Campus

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC N.Storms             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           22786 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           22772 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC A.Hertzberg          SCC MAIN ADJ 2           25832 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC R.Hoban              SCC MAIN RHN 229         22778 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC F.Araujo             Davis Cntr Davis 105     22774 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC B.Wynn               Davis Cntr Davis 150     28296 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.

MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LEC T.Cheshire           West Sac WSC 214         22776 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC T.Cheshire           SCC MAIN Online          25890 Textbook
Online Class. Orientation Required. Students must contact the instructor to sign up for a time to attended the mandatory orientation. Instructor's e-mail address is cheshit@scc.losrios.edu.



ANTH 320    Introduction to Archaeology and World Prehistory    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 50 and ENGWR 59 or ESLW 310 and ESLR 310 with grades of "C" or better.
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 is an introduction to the field of Archaeology and a survey of World Prehistory. Students will be introduced to the theories, concepts, and methods employed by archaeologists in the study of the human past. By examining the archaeological record of cultures in Africa, Europe, Asia, the Americas, and the Pacific Islands, students will explore the trajectory of human cultures from the Upper Paleolithic onward, using a range of case studies from around the world.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 208         26422 
Textbook
On-Campus



ANTH 330    Magic, Witchcraft, and Religion    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 50 and ENGWR 59 or ESLW 310 and ESLR 310 with grades of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D1; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a cross-cultural study of the forms and functions and 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 and on broad comparison to derive insight into the general functions of beliefs and rituals in human life.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC L.Vittitow           SCC MAIN ADJ 2           25462 
Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC N.Storms             SCC MAIN RHN 208         22788 Textbook
On-Campus



ANTH 341    Introduction to Linguistics    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 50 and ENGWR 59 or ESLW 310 and ESLR 310 with grades of "C" or better.
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 will involve the student in the exploration of the role of language in social interaction and world view, minority languages and dialects, bilingualism, literacy, and the social motivation of language change. The student will also be introduced to the analytical techniques of linguistics and the demonstration of their relevance to language in sociocultural issues.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 208         28236 
Textbook
On-Campus



Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2011