Fall 2013 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ANTH 300    Physical Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 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 24-Dec 19
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             16886 
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F         07:30AM-10:35AM LEC R.Fayko              SCC MAIN T06             15990 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Fayko              SCC MAIN T04 1           18209 Textbook
Sa        09:00AM-12:05PM LEC T.Johansen           SCC MAIN T06             16995 Textbook
On-Campus

M         12:00PM-01:20PM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           17338 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           17338 Textbook
Hybrid Class. Students must attend orientation on Monday, August 26, 2013, 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 T04 1           16994 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           16994 Textbook
Hybrid Class. Students must attend orientation on Wednesday, August 28, 2013, at 12:00 noon. This class will meet every Wednesday but will be conducted primarily online.

TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC B.Pierini            SCC MAIN T06             16563 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC N.Storms             SCC MAIN T06             15992 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC B.Pierini            SCC MAIN T06             16963 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC I.Johnson            Davis Cntr Davis 205     15991 Textbook
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC B.Wynn               Davis Cntr Davis 205     16738 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC N.Storms             West Sac WSC 215         17740 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 51 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 24-Dec 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             16004 
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F         10:45AM-01:50PM LAB R.Fayko              SCC MAIN T06             16996 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-04:05PM LAB T.Johansen           SCC MAIN T06             16964 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LAB N.Storms             SCC MAIN T06             16002 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB B.Pierini            SCC MAIN T06             16001 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LAB C.Machado            SCC MAIN T06             17615 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LAB I.Johnson            Davis Cntr Davis 205     16003 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB B.Wynn               Davis Cntr Davis 205     16997 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB S.Schwortz           West Sac WSC 215         17741 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


ANTH 310    Cultural Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 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, kinship, marriage and family systems, technology, and change.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN RHN 220         17653 
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MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN RHN 220         17781 Textbook
F         07:30AM-10:35AM LEC T.Cheshire           SCC MAIN RHN 220         17997 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           16000 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           15993 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           17128 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           15996 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC G.Argent             SCC MAIN T06             18212 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC I.Johnson            Davis Cntr Davis 205     15994 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC F.Araujo             Davis Cntr Davis 205     17795 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TBA       TBA             LEC B.Wynn               Off Campus Online        15995 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: Tuesday, August 27, 2013; 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm in room 220 at the West Sacramento Center. For more information contact the instructor at wynnb@scc.losrios.edu to confirm your preferred date on which you will be attending the orientation.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


ANTH 320    Introduction to Archaeology and World Prehistory    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 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 24-Dec 19
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 229         17339 
Textbook
On-Campus


ANTH 331    The Anthropology of Religion    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 or ESLW 310 and ESLR 310 with grades of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); 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 of religions, spiritual beliefs, and their 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. This course was formerly known as ANTH 330.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           18571 
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TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           18572 Textbook
On-Campus


ANTH 334    Native Peoples of North America    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 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 introductory survey of traditional Native American societies. In this course students will gain an understanding of the peoples and cultures of North America and evaluate native ecological adaptations, languages, social organizations, religion, mythologies and world view, and artistic representations. Perspectives on changes in traditional life and Native Americans' current social roles and statuses will be included.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC T.Cheshire           SCC MAIN T06 1           18213 
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On-Campus


ANTH 341    Introduction to Linguistics    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 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 24-Dec 19
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 229         17780 
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On-Campus


ANTH 480    Honors Physical Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Enrollment Limitation: Eligibility for admission to the Honors Program.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a seminar-style Honors-level introduction to the science of physical anthropology. Topics 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. This honors section uses an intensive instructional methodology designed to challenge motivated students.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN RHN 208         18214 
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On-Campus


ANTH 495    Independent Studies in Anthropology    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: See Independent Studies

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Johansen            TBA TBA                 20311 
Textbook
On-Campus

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: January 15, 2014