Spring 2016 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 16-May 18
F         07:30AM-10:45AM LEC B.Wynn               SCC MAIN T06             16476 
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             17143 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             18195 Textbook
Sa        09:00AM-12:05PM LEC R.Fayko              SCC MAIN T06             18028 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC B.Pierini            SCC MAIN T06             16913 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC R.Fayko              SCC MAIN T06             17804 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC B.Pierini            SCC MAIN T06             17207 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC T.Johansen           Davis Cntr Davis 205     16477 Textbook
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC M.Grofe              Davis Cntr Davis 205     18080 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN Online          18029 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend orientation on Tuesday, January 19, 2016, from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in Temp 4.

TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN Online          18030 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend orientation on Wednesday, January 20, 2016, from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in LRC 105.

TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN Online          19949 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend orientation on Thursday, January 21, 2016, from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in Temp 4.

TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN Online          20691 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 20691 - as of 1/19/16
Online Class. Students must attend one orientation on the following days: Tuesday, January 19, 2016, from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in Temp 4; or Wednesday, January 20, 2016, from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in LRC 105; or Thursday, January 21, 2016, from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in Temp 4.



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 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             16486 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB I.Johnson            SCC MAIN T06             16483 Textbook
F         11:30AM-02:45PM LAB B.Wynn               SCC MAIN T06             17229 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-04:05PM LAB R.Fayko              SCC MAIN T06             18031 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB B.Pierini            SCC MAIN T06             16484 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LAB N.Storms             SCC MAIN T06             18032 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LAB T.Johansen           Davis Cntr Davis 205     16485 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB M.Grofe              Davis Cntr Davis 205     18081 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 16-May 18
T         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           18704 
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TBA       TBA             LEC W.Doonan              TBA TBA                 18704 Textbook
Hybrid Class. Students must attend orientation on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 10:30am in Temp 004. This class will meet every Tuesday 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 16-May 18
F         07:30AM-10:45AM LEC M.Delgadillo         SCC MAIN T04 1           18086 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           16482 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           18033 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN T04 1           16478 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           17314 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T10             16480 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 264         18196 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC M.Grofe              Davis Cntr Davis 112     18087 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TBA       TBA             LEC I.Johnson            Off Campus Online        16479 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Course Orientations will be held at the Davis Center on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 4:00pm in room 108, and at the SCC Main Campus on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 5:00pm in Temp 6. Enrolled students (and students wishing to add) must attend one of these orientations.
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC T.Johansen           West Sac WSC 323         17903 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.



ANTH 323    Introduction to Archaeology    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 concepts, methods, and theoretical perspectives employed in the scientific study of archaeology. Emphasis will be placed on how data is retrieved from the archaeological record and how it can be used to address questions about the development and evolution of human social systems. Topics will include archaeological theory, survey and excavation methods, laboratory analysis, reconstructing past environments, and drawing conclusions about the past from archaeological data. This course will draw upon examples from the New World as well as archaeological examples worldwide. A field trip may be required. Research assignments will be assigned to students who cannot participate in a field trip.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC N.Storms             SCC MAIN T06             19124 
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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 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 16-May 18
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T10             18323 
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On-Campus

Th        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           19125 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           19125 Textbook
Hybrid Class.

T         02:30PM-03:50PM LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           18324 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Lindell            SCC MAIN T04 1           18324 Textbook
Hybrid Class.

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC B.Wynn               Davis Cntr Davis 205     18322 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.



ANTH 332    Native Peoples of California    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 provides a study of the Native inhabitants of California from the prehistoric period to the present time, in addition to offering an introduction to the diversity and complexity of aboriginal California. It includes the environmental adaptation, material culture, social structure, ideology, and response to change. This course meets the SCC Multicultural Graduation Requirement for comparative examination of diverse culture groups in the U.S. In addition to gaining perspectives on the great diversity of aboriginal cultures in California, the student will examine the impact of the other Native and non-Native groups on those cultures.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC T.Cheshire           SCC MAIN LIH 101         19126 
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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, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC M.Grofe              SCC MAIN RHN 264         18034 
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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 16-May 18
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC I.Johnson            SCC MAIN RHN 220         17551 
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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 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LAB W.Doonan              TBA TBA                 18598 
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On-Campus



Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: June 16, 2016