Anthropology is the study of human and cultural evolution. Skyline College's Anthropology Department offers courses to help you explore the world and its diverse cultures.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the program students will be able to:
- Summarize and interpret the main theories in Anthropology that offer various explanations and understandings of diverse cultural, archaeological and biological processes that impact societies. (CT; EC; CS)
- Critically consider, analyze, and research special issues in Anthropology and their effects on culture and society. (CT; EC; IT)
- Recognize the importance of, and practice ethical behavior in a professional anthropological, both within academia and within the community. (CS; L W)
- Bring back into the community and apply the skills, abilities, and knowledge acquired in the Anthropology Program for the betterment of others and themselves, and to further the objectives of a deeper anthropological understanding of our world. (CS; L W).