Earn your Associate in Arts degree online with a major in Anthropology at Foothill College.
A minimum of 90 units is required to include:
The courses listed BELOW are offered as online courses. Please see Online Schedule of Classes for verification.
NOTE: Students having difficulty attaining an associate degree because of timing or availability of classes should consult with a counselor to submit a petition for course substitution.
|CORE COURSES (Select 12 units from the following)|
|ANTH 1||INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY||4|
|ANTH 2A||CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY||4|
|ANTH 8||INTRODUCTION TO ARCHAEOLOGY||4|
|SUPPORT COURSES (Select 24 units from the following)|
|Select 12 units from the following:|
|ANTH 1L||PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY LABORATORY||1|
|ANTH 2B||PATTERNS OF CULTURE||4|
|ANTH 3||WORLD PREHISTORY: THE RISE & FALL OF EARLY CIVILIZATIONS||4|
|ANTH 4||FIRST PEOPLES OF NORTH AMERICA||4|
|ANTH 5||MAGIC, SCIENCE, & RELIGION||4|
|ANTH 6||PEOPLES OF AFRICA||4|
|ANTH 12||APPLIED ANTHROPOLOGY||4|
|ANTH 13||INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY||4|
|ANTH 14||LINGUISTIC ANTHROPOLOGY||4|
|ANTH 15||MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY: METHODS & PRACTICE||4|
|ANTH 20||NATIVE PEOPLES OF CALIFORNIA||4|
|ANTH 22||THE AZTEC, MAYA, INCA & THEIR PREDECESSORS||4|
|GEOG 1||PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY||5|
|or GEOG 2||HUMAN GEOGRAPHY||4|
|PSYC 10||RESEARCH METHODS & DESIGN||5|
|or SOC 10||RESEARCH METHODS & DESIGN||5|
|AND 12 Units of the following: *|
|HIST 4A||HISTORY OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION TO 800 AD||4|
|HIST 18||INTRODUCTION TO MIDDLE EASTERN CIVILIZATION||4|
|HUMN 1||CULTURES, CIVILIZATIONS & IDEAS: THE ANCIENT WORL||4|
|SOC 30||SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY||4|
|or PSYC 30||SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY||4|
|SOC 40||ASPECTS OF FAMILY AND MARRIAGE||4|
|SOSC 20||CROSS-CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES MULTICULTURAL||4|
|WMN 5||INTRODUCTION TO WOMEN'S STUDIES||4|
* Students may also use courses listed in the first section of support courses to fulfill the requirement for the second section of support courses.
Note that this list does NOT include courses that are only held on campus. For a list of on-campus courses that satisfy degree requirements, visit the Curriculum Sheet. For a complete list of degree requirements, please visit Degree, Certificate or Transfer Programs.
Based on the 2016 - 2017 degree program.