Summer 2012 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: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC R.Hoban              SCC MAIN RHN 308         11386 
Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 25-Aug 03
MTWTh     12:30PM-02:35PM LEC B.Wynn               SCC MAIN RHN 308         11206 Textbook
On-Campus

MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC P.Lindell            Davis Cntr Davis 205     11387 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: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20
MTWTh     12:30PM-02:35PM LAB R.Hoban              SCC MAIN ADJ 2           11209 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 25-Aug 03
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LAB B.Wynn               SCC MAIN ADJ 2           11854 Textbook
On-Campus


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, kindship, marriage and family systems, technology, and change.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC W.Doonan             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           11429 
Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 25-Aug 03
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC T.Cheshire           Davis Cntr Davis 205     11207 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


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: Six Week - Second, Jun 25-Aug 03
MTWTh     02:45PM-04:50PM LEC T.Cheshire           SCC MAIN RHN 220         11210 
Textbook
On-Campus

Summer 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 10, 2013