Spring 2023    Fall 2022


Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Online Class OPEN ANTH 110 - 30023 - Cultural Anthropology
ANTH 110 Cultural Anthropology

A comparative analysis of human cultures with emphases on core concepts such as kinship, religion, politics, technology, and an appreciation of our societal variability. When appropriate, comparison is made with present-day American society to show the effect of societal diversity, size, and complexity of cultural factors.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 5b; Area 9D3
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC (IGETC Area 4G)
C-ID: ANTH 120
TBA Slicton, L
Online Class OPEN ANTH 110 - 45964 - Cultural Anthropology
ANTH 110 Cultural Anthropology

A comparative analysis of human cultures with emphases on core concepts such as kinship, religion, politics, technology, and an appreciation of our societal variability. When appropriate, comparison is made with present-day American society to show the effect of societal diversity, size, and complexity of cultural factors.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 5b; Area 9D3
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC (IGETC Area 4G)
C-ID: ANTH 120
TBA Slicton, L
Day Class   OPEN ANTH 110 - 39512 - Cultural Anthropology
ANTH 110 Cultural Anthropology

A comparative analysis of human cultures with emphases on core concepts such as kinship, religion, politics, technology, and an appreciation of our societal variability. When appropriate, comparison is made with present-day American society to show the effect of societal diversity, size, and complexity of cultural factors.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 5b; Area 9D3
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC (IGETC Area 4G)
C-ID: ANTH 120
T Th 9:35am-10:50am Ulloa, J
Online Class OPEN ANTH 125 - 47703 - Physical Anthropology
ANTH 125 Physical Anthropology

Biological consideration of the origin, development, and potential survival of humans and other primates. Topics include concepts of evolution: natural selection and populations, patterns of inheritance, the fossil record, and behavioral adaptations. The course will examine how biological, physical, and cultural variations have allowed human populations to adapt to various physical environments.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9B2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B2), UC (IGETC Area 5B)
C-ID: ANTH 110
TBA Slicton, L
Day Class   OPEN ANTH 125 - 46711 - Physical Anthropology
ANTH 125 Physical Anthropology

Biological consideration of the origin, development, and potential survival of humans and other primates. Topics include concepts of evolution: natural selection and populations, patterns of inheritance, the fossil record, and behavioral adaptations. The course will examine how biological, physical, and cultural variations have allowed human populations to adapt to various physical environments.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9B2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B2), UC (IGETC Area 5B)
C-ID: ANTH 110
T Th 11:10am-12:25pm Cecil, C
Day Class   OPEN ANTH 127 - 44832 - Physical Anthropology Lab
ANTH 127 Physical Anthropology Laboratory

Laboratory designed to become familiar with the methods of the science of biological anthropology while investigating topics in laboratory and field situations. Topics covered in the course: the scientific method, biological variation and forces of evolution, human osteology and variation, comparative osteology of primates, and fossil evidence for human evolution. Field trips may be offered.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, ANTH 125 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B3), UC (IGETC Area 5C)
C-ID: ANTH 115L
Th 2:00pm-4:25pm Cecil, C
Online Class OPEN ANTH 150 - 47704 - Introduction to Archaeology:
ANTH 150 Introduction to Archaeology: Bones, Beads and the Basics of Material Culture

Explores cultural diversity using theories and methods of anthropological archaeology. This course typically includes discussions of the development of archaeological research, excavation methods, data analysis, and selected cultural sequences. Instructor may require field trips.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 5b; Area 9D1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area D), UC (IGETC Area 4G)
C-ID: ANTH 150
TBA Slicton, L
OPEN ANTH 170 - 47838 - Anthropology of Death
ANTH 170 Anthropology of Death

Examination of cross-cultural perspectives on beliefs and practices around death and dying. Selected topics may include funerary practices, cannibalism, bereavement and concepts of the afterlife.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 5b; Area 9D1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area D), UC (IGETC Area 4G)
M W 11:10am-12:25pm Slicton, L
Online Class OPEN ANTH 180 - 46250 - Magic, Science & Religion
ANTH 180 Magic, Witchcraft and Religion

Cross-cultural exploration of the supernatural belief systems, focusing on non-literate, tribal and ethnic cultures; history and methods of the anthropological approach to religion; the dynamics of myth, magic, totem, taboo, cults, and sects.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 5b; Area 9C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area D), UC (IGETC Area 4G)
TBA Ulloa, J