Anthropology (ANTHRO)

Anthropology (ANTHRO) 201  
Intro to Biological and Cultural Evolutions of Humans  

Survey and analysis of the fundamentals of prehistoric archaeology, fossil primates and primate evolution, primate behavior, human genetics, and the variations of human populations. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: DA, HW, KK, MX, TR, WR  
IAI: S1 900N,S1 902 GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course  
Anthropology (ANTHRO) 202  
Cultural Anthropology  

Comparative study of human societies and cultures of the world; cross-cultural investigation of social organization and political, economic, religious, and family systems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: DA, HW, KK, MX, OH, TR, WR  
IAI: S1 901N GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course  
Anthropology (ANTHRO) 205  
Applied Anthropology  

This course explores the application of anthropological concepts, perspectives, techniques, and information to understanding and dealing with contemporary issues. Discusses the relevance of anthropology to such practical concerns as health care, business, and community development, and illustrates the versatility of its uses in numerous career fields. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: WR  
IAI: S1 904D GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course  
Anthropology (ANTHRO) 206  
Introduction to Archaeology  

Introduces the study of past cultures through their material remains. Explores strategies for locating archaeological remains; techniques of excavation; conservation procedures; and methods for analysis and interpretation of these materials. Examines major prehistoric cultures of the world and their patterns of change and development. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101, OR Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: WR  
IAI: S1 903 GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course  
Anthropology (ANTHRO) 210  
North American Archaeology  

Prehistoric cultural evolution in North America, including the first arrival of people, distribution, beginnings of settled life and formation of political-religious states; prehistory of Eastern and Western United States and Eastern, Central and Southern Mexico until arrival of Europeans. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: DA  
GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences