Class Schedule

Class Schedule For Anthropology - WinterIntersession2021

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ANTH 1 - Intro to Biological Anth (3 Units)

Covers the concepts, methods of inquiry, and theory of biological evolution and their application to the human species. There is a specific focus on molecular, Mendelian and population genetics, mechanisms of evolution, primatology, paleoanthropology, biocultural adaptations, and human variation. The scientific method serves as the foundation to the course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ANTH 1 Section 02 10054 MIN Lecture 30/5 WEBONLINE - Sullivan,Roger B2,FL
** Meets 01/04/2021 to 01/22/2021 **

ANTH 3 - Intro To Archaeology (3 Units)

Introduces students to the methods and theories used by archaeologists to find, recover, and interpret such remains in an effort to reconstruct and understand the lives of earlier peoples. The class uses archaeological case studies, films, and hands-on examples of tools and other artifacts produced by simple stone age hunters and more complex civilizations that lived in California and other parts of the world.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ANTH 3 Section 01 10058 MIN Lecture 30/14 WEBONLINE - Stevens,Nathan E FL,GE AREA D
** Meets 01/04/2021 to 01/22/2021 **

ANTH 101 - Cultural Diversity (3 Units)

Focuses on analyzing the historically conditioned political, economic and social factors that have contributed to cultural diversity in the U.S; a critical anthropological approach is developed to explore the intersection of race, class, gender, ethnicity and sexuality; the political economy of institutions and ideas, such as racism, classism, sexual stereotyping, family, religion, state, color-blindness, multiculturalism, etc.; and, discourses of cultural diversity in the U.S.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ANTH 101 Section 01 10056 MIN Lecture 30/10 WEBONLINE - Barata,Data D FL,GE AREA D,RE,US HISTORY
** Meets 01/04/2021 to 01/22/2021 **
02 book for ANTH 101 Section 02 10057 MIN Lecture 30/10 WEBONLINE - Trichur,Raghu S FL,GE AREA D,RE,US HISTORY
** Meets 01/04/2021 to 01/22/2021 **

ANTH 117 - World Prehistory (3 Units)

Covers human prehistory, from the emergence of culture through the domestication of plants and animals, and the origins of complex societies. Included are major cultural developments on every continent, emphasizing similarities and differences in the nature and timing of key technological, cultural, and sociological changes. Methodologies for learning about the past, major archaeological discoveries, important personalities, and contributions to the modern world are discussed in the context of understanding the strengths of a scientific approach to understanding the human past.

Prerequisite: Any lower-division Area B2 GE course

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ANTH 117 Section 01 10059 MIN Lecture 30/10 WEBONLINE - Zeanah,David W B5,FL
** Meets 01/04/2021 to 01/22/2021 **

ANTH 166 - Rise of Religious Cults (3 Units)

Examination of cult movements, involving comparisons of the ideals, objectives and symbolic processes common to ecstatic religious movements throughout the world -- from Melanesian cargo cults to the Peoples' Temple. Anthropological perspectives are used to examine religious cults as conscious attempts to perpetuate traditional values and social goals or to radically change the status quo; millenarian movements, crisis cults, nature communes, exotic religious importations, and cult characteristics of modern secular movements.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ANTH 166 Section 01 10060 MIN Lecture 30/3 WEBONLINE - Murphy,Liam D FL,HUM (C2)
** Meets 01/04/2021 to 01/22/2021 **

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Class Attribute Codes

B2 - Life Forms (B2)

B5 - Further Studies in Area B (B5)

FL - Fully Online (no In-Person Meetings Incl. Finals)

GE AREA D - GE AREA D

HUM (C2) - Humanities (Area C2)

RE - Race & Ethnicity Graduation Requirement (RE)

US HISTORY - United States History

Session Codes

MIN - Mini Session (01/04/2021 to 01/22/2021)