Spring 2015 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, Jan 17-May 20
F         07:30AM-10:35AM LEC R.Fayko              SCC MAIN T06             16225 
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             16950 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             18100 Textbook
Sa        09:00AM-12:05PM LEC E.Layton             SCC MAIN T06             17909 Textbook
On-Campus

M         12:00PM-01:30PM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T06             17910 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan              TBA TBA                 17910 Textbook
Hybrid Class. Students must attend orientation on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 12:00 noon in Temp 004. This class will meet every Monday but will be conducted primarily online.

W         12:00PM-01:20PM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T06             17911 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan              TBA TBA                 17911 Textbook
Hybrid Class. Students must attend orientation on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 12:00 noon in Temp 004. This class will meet every Wednesday but will be conducted primarily online.

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC B.Pierini            SCC MAIN T06             17014 Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC B.Pierini            SCC MAIN T06             16686 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC R.Fayko              SCC MAIN T06             17654 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC N.Storms             Davis Cntr Davis 205     16226 Textbook
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC B.Wynn               Davis Cntr Davis 205     17963 Textbook
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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             16235 
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F         10:45AM-01:50PM LAB R.Fayko              SCC MAIN T06             17037 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-04:05PM LAB E.Layton             SCC MAIN T06             17912 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             16232 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB B.Pierini            SCC MAIN T06             16233 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LAB M.Delgadillo         SCC MAIN T06             17913 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LAB N.Storms             Davis Cntr Davis 205     16234 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB B.Wynn               Davis Cntr Davis 205     17964 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


ANTH 303    Introduction to Forensic Anthropology    3 Units

Same As: ADMJ 332
Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 or ESLW 310 and ESLR 310 with grades of "C" or better
Advisory: ANTH 300; with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of forensic anthropology, which is an applied field of physical anthropology. Forensic anthropologists answer questions of medicolegal significance by applying techniques designed for the analysis of human skeletal remains. This course will focus on the introductory techniques used for human skeletal identification and trauma analysis. This identification will provide understanding of the broader aspects of applied anthropology and its role in working with law enforcement agencies and human rights issues, as well as ethical considerations. Students will develop an understanding of skeletons not as assemblages of bones, but as individuals possessing of names and identities, still connected to the social world in which they lived and died.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
T         09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           19310 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan              TBA TBA                 19310 Textbook
Hybrid Class. Students must attend orientation on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 9:00am in Temp 004. This class will meet every Tuesday but will be conducted primarily online.

Th        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           19311 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan              TBA TBA                 19311 Textbook
Hybrid Class. Students must attend orientation on Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 9:00am in Temp 004. This class will meet every Thursday but will be conducted primarily online.


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. (C-ID ANTH 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           16231 
Textbook
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           17914 Textbook
F         07:30AM-10:35AM LEC T.Johansen           SCC MAIN T04 1           17970 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           16227 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           17656 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           17124 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T06             16229 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC M.Delgadillo         SCC MAIN T06             18101 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC N.Storms             Davis Cntr Davis 205     16228 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC B.Wynn               Davis Cntr Davis 112     17971 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC S.Reddy              West Sac WSC 323         17760 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Apr 30
TTh       10:45AM-12:50PM LEC P.Gibson             Off Campus FISA          20131 Textbook
Study Abroad Course held in Florence, Italy


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, Jan 17-May 20
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN RHN 267         17277 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Apr 30
W         02:10PM-06:30PM LEC P.Gibson             Off Campus FISA          20133 Textbook
Study Abroad Course held in Florence, Italy


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, Jan 17-May 20
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T06             18244 
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TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           18245 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC T.Johansen           Davis Cntr Davis 205     18243 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Apr 30
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC P.Gibson             Off Campus FISA          20132 Textbook
Study Abroad Course held in Florence, Italy


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, Jan 17-May 20
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 229         17915 
Textbook
On-Campus


ANTH 481    Honors 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
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 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 will be emphasized including human culture and language, cultural relativism, holism, ethnocentrism, cross-cultural comparisons, fieldwork, 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. This honors section uses an intensive instructional methodology designed to challenge motivated students.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN RHN 229         17384 
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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, Jan 17-May 20
TBA       TBA             LAB W.Doonan              TBA TBA                 18648 
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TBA       TBA             LAB I.Johnson             TBA TBA                 20640 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB N.Storms              TBA TBA                 20918 Textbook
On-Campus

Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 14, 2015