Fall 2017 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. (C-ID ANTH 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
F         09:00AM-12:25PM LEC R.Fayko              SCC MAIN RHN 313         16448 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN RHN 313         17895 Textbook
Sa        09:00AM-12:15PM LEC R.Fayko              SCC MAIN RHN 313         17139 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC J.Edmonds            SCC MAIN RHN 313         16876 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 327         16450 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC S.Etting             SCC MAIN RHN 327         17117 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC T.Johansen           Davis Cntr Davis 205     16449 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC S.Etting             West Sac WSC 221         17651 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN Online          18459 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website http://www.scc.losrios.edu/elearning/ during the first week of class.

TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN Online          18577 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website http://www.scc.losrios.edu/elearning/ during the first week of class.

TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN Online          18597 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website http://www.scc.losrios.edu/elearning/ during the first week of class.

TBA       TBA             LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN Online          18741 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend orientation TBA.

TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN Online          20413 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 20413 - as of 8/14/17
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website http://www.scc.losrios.edu/elearning/ during the first week of class.

TBA       TBA             LEC B.Wynn               Off Campus Online        16970 Textbook
Online Class. The course orientation is strongly recommended. The face-to-face orientation will be held at the SCC Davis Center on Monday, August 21, 2017 from 5:00pm - 6:00pm in DVS 202. For those who cannot attend the face-to-face orientation, alternative orientation materials will be provided online at http://www.scc.losrios.edu/elearning/.
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


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. (C-ID ANTH 115L)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN RHN 313         16459 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN RHN 313         17588 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB N.Storms             SCC MAIN RHN 313         16457 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-04:15PM LAB R.Fayko              SCC MAIN RHN 313         17118 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LAB M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 327         17140 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LAB T.Johansen           Davis Cntr Davis 205     16458 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB S.Etting             West Sac WSC 221         17652 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN Online          19459 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website during the first week of class.

TBA       TBA             LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN Online          19460 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website during the first week of class.

TBA       TBA             LAB I.Johnson            Off Campus Online        17141 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website during the first week of class.
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


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 societies around the world. 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. (C-ID ANTH 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
F         07:30AM-10:55AM LEC N.Storms             SCC MAIN RHN 327         17786 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN RHN 327         17605 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN RHN 327         17677 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN RHN 327         16451 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN RHN 327         17246 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 327         16454 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC J.Edmonds            SCC MAIN RHN 313         17896 Textbook
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN Online          18784 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website during the first week of class.

TBA       TBA             LEC I.Johnson            Off Campus Online        16452 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website during the first week of class.
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TBA       TBA             LEC B.Wynn               Off Campus Online        17689 Textbook
Online Class. The course orientation is strongly recommended. The face-to-face orientation will be held at the SCC Davis Center on Monday, August 21, 2017 from 6:00pm - 7:00pm in DVS 202. For those who cannot attend the face-to-face orientation, alternative orientation materials will be provided online at http://www.scc.losrios.edu/elearning/.
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TBA       TBA             LEC P.Lindell            Off Campus Online        20022 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website during the first week of class.
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 19-Dec 14
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC N.Storms             SCC MAIN RHN 313         17395 
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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 course surveys the forms and functions of supernatural belief systems and their associated rituals in various societies. Ethnographic examples are utilized in order to study beliefs and rituals within their sociocultural contexts. Comparisons are then drawn in order to understand the functions of religious and magical beliefs and rituals in human life.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN RHN 327         18065 
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TBA       TBA             LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN Online          19461 Textbook
Online Class. Online orientation must be completed on the Canvas course website during the first week of class.


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 19-Dec 14
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC T.Cheshire           SCC MAIN RHN 313         17897 
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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 language from an anthropological perspective, including the biological basis of language, the role of language in social interaction and world view, minority languages and dialects, bilingualism, literacy, the social motivation of language change, and the impact of language loss. 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 19-Dec 14
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 327         17676 
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On-Campus


ANTH 480    Honors 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
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. (C-ID ANTH 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN RHN 313         17898 
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On-Campus


ANTH 495    Independent Studies in Anthropology    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an opportunity to take a course in anthropology that covers topics that are not part of the regular curriculum. UC transfer credit will be awarded only after the course has been evaluated by the enrolling UC campus. The units completed for this course cannot be counted towards the minimum 60 units required for admissions.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LAB W.Doonan              TBA TBA                 18197 
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Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
3 Units
On-Campus

Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: October 19, 2017