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Anthropology

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Courses/Sections being shown for Fall 2017

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CRN # Section ID Class Type Time Days Instructor Location

ANTH 1 :: INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY 4 Units
Survey and investigation of the basic processes of evolution and their application to the development of modern humans. Impact of natural selection and genetics on development of new species. Evolutionary processes behind the physical and behavioral development of primates. History of the human lineage by reconstructing the fossil record, using investigations by paleoanthropologists, geologists, biologists, and archaeologists. Relationship between contemporary biology and behavior, facilitating an understanding of the effect of them upon future humankind.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 1H.
20340
TEXTS
ANTH-001.-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWCONNELL, SAMUEL3101
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.
20017
TEXTS
ANTH-001.-02 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThCONNELL, SAMUEL3101
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.
20018
TEXTS
ANTH-001.-03 Lecture01:00 PM-02:50 PMTThKING, TIMOTHY3101
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.
20341
TEXTS
• ANTH-001.-04W LectureTBATBADAVIDSON, KATHERINEONLINE
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-001.-04W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/onlinelearning/ for information on how to begin.
20019
TEXTS
• ANTH-001.-05W LectureTBATBARODGERS, JOONLINE
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH001.05W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/onlinelearning/ for information on how to begin.
20564
TEXTS
• ANTH-001.-07W LectureTBATBACONNELL, SAMUELONLINE
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-001.-07W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/onlinelearning/ for information on how to begin.

ANTH 1H :: HONORS INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY 4 Units
Survey and investigation of the basic processes of evolution and their application to the development of modern humans. Impact of natural selection and genetics on development of new species. Evolutionary processes behind the physical and behavioral development of primates. History of the human lineage by reconstructing the fossil record, using investigations by paleoanthropologists, geologists, biologists, and archaeologists. Relationship between contemporary biology and behavior, facilitating an understanding of the effect of them upon future humankind. As an honors course, it is a full thematic seminar with advanced teaching methods focusing on major writing, reading, and research assignments, student class lectures, group discussions and interactions.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: Honors Institute participant.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 1.
20675
TEXTS
% ANTH-001H-01H Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMMWWOLF, JOHN3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-001H-01H: For Honors students only. Contact the Honors Institute at (650) 949-7638 for more information.

ANTH 1L :: PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY LABORATORY 1 Unit
Introductory laboratory course focusing on scientific methodology to explore/experiment with topics from Anthropology lecture sections. Topics include Mendelian genetics, population genetics, human variability, forensics, medical anthropology, epidemiology, hominid dietary patterns, non-human primates, primate dental and skeletal anatomy, fossil hominids, chronometric dating, environmental challenges to hominids, environmental impact of hominid behavior, general methodologies utilized in physical anthropological research, and the general study of hominids as bio-culturally adapting animals.
3 hours laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Corequisite: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in ANTH 1 or 1H.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 1HL.
20020
TEXTS
ANTH-001L-01 Laboratory12:00 PM-02:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-001L-01: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.
20021
TEXTS
ANTH-001L-02 Laboratory10:00 AM-12:50 PMFSCHAEFERS, KATHERINE3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-001L-02: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.
20275
TEXTS
ANTH-001L-03 Laboratory03:00 PM-05:50 PMTKING, TIMOTHY3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-001L-03: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.
22068
TEXTS
• ANTH-001L-04W LaboratoryTBATBAGONZALEZ, ANAONLINE
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.

ANTH 1HL :: HONORS PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY LABORATORY 1 Unit
Introductory laboratory course focusing on scientific methodology to explore/experiment with topics from Anthropology lecture sections. Topics include Mendelian genetics, population genetics, human variability, forensics, medical anthropology, epidemiology, hominid dietary patterns, non-human primates, primate dental and skeletal anatomy, fossil hominids, chronometric dating, environmental challenges to hominids, environmental impact of hominid behavior, general methodologies utilized in physical anthropological research, and the general study of hominids as bio-culturally adapting animals. As an honors course, it is a full thematic seminar with advanced teaching methods focusing on major writing, reading, and research assignments, student class lectures, group discussions and interactions. Material covered will be enhanced and research techniques and methodologies explored in greater depth than in the non-honors version of this course.
3 hours laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: Honors Institute participant.
Corequisite: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in ANTH 1H.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 1L.
20843
TEXTS
% ANTH-01HL-01H Laboratory12:00 PM-02:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-01HL-01H: For Honors students only. Contact the Honors Institute at (650) 949-7638 for more information.

ANTH 2A :: CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY 4 Units
Introduction to the study of human culture and the concepts, theories, and methods used in the comparative study of sociocultural systems, with an emphasis on understanding and appreciating human diversity. Topics include a cross-cultural exploration of: subsistence strategies; social, political and economic organization; language and communication; marriage and kinship; religion; gender; ethnicity and race; social inequality; culture change; and the effects of colonialism and globalization. Focus is made on the application of anthropological perspectives to contemporary social issues.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 2AH.
20022
TEXTS
ANTH-002A-02 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMMWKING, TIMOTHY3101
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.
20023
TEXTS
• ANTH-002A-03W LectureTBATBAPRICE, JENNIFERONLINE
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-002A-03W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/onlinelearning/ for information on how to begin.
20844
TEXTS
• ANTH-002A-04W LectureTBATBADAVIDSON, KATHERINEONLINE
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-002A-04W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/onlinelearning/ for information on how to begin.
20255
TEXTS
ANTH-002A-05 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThSCHAEFERS, KATHERINE3101
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.
22071
TEXTS
ANTH-002A-06 Lecture01:00 PM-02:50 PMMWFLORES, GUSTAVO3101
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.

ANTH 4 :: FIRST PEOPLES OF NORTH AMERICA 4 Units
Survey of Native American societies and cultures, north of Mexico, from a cultural perspective. Includes social organization, economics, technology and belief systems. Historic and current relationship between the federal government and the Native Americans. Contemporary issues of Native American communities.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
22121
TEXTS
ANTH-004.-01 Lecture04:00 PM-05:50 PMMWHYLKEMA, MARK3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.

ANTH 5 :: MAGIC, SCIENCE & RELIGION 4 Units
An introduction to the anthropological study of religion and belief systems. This course is a cross-cultural exploration into the ways humans around the world and through time have conceptualized their relationship between their natural and social worlds and the supernatural, beginning with prehistoric times and concluding with modern day society and the contemporary world. Cross-cultural study of the beliefs about the nature of reality, spirituality, death, magic, science and healing.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
20024
TEXTS
ANTH-005.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThSCHAEFERS, KATHERINE3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.
20422
TEXTS
• ANTH-005.-02W LectureTBATBAPRICE, JENNIFERONLINE
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-005-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/onlinelearning/ for information on how to begin.

ANTH 8 :: INTRODUCTION TO ARCHAEOLOGY 4 Units
Introduction to the historical development, theory and techniques of archaeological research and fieldwork. Development of comparative approach to the study of ancient cultures. Focus on cultural resource management, survey and selection of field sites, dating, excavation, artifact classification, interpretation of data and written analysis.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
20845
TEXTS
ANTH-008.-01 Lecture01:00 PM-04:50 PMFCONNELL, SAMUEL3101
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.

ANTH 13 :: INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY 4 Units
Introduction to the application of anthropology as a science to the medical-legal process and its emphasis on the identification of human skeletal remains. Uses the scientific methodology to cover basic human osteology and odontology, assessment of age at time of death, sex, ancestry, trauma analysis, pathology, crime scene analysis, animal scavenging, and identification procedures. Focuses on the varying applications of science in the modern world in which forensic anthropology is utilized ranging from crime scene investigation, missing person identification, human rights, and humanitarian investigations.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
22069
TEXTS
ANTH-013.-01 Lecture12:00 PM-01:50 PMTThGONZALEZ, ANA3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.

ANTH 13L :: FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY LABORATORY 1 Unit
Introductory laboratory course focusing on scientific methodology to reinforce topics from Forensic Anthropology lecture sections using hands-on technical training. Focuses on the medico-legal process utilized in forensics with an emphasis on the identification of human skeletal remains and evidence description. Contains exercises in identifying basic human osteology/odontology elements and morphological features. Will include standardized procedures for the assessment of age at time of death, sex, ancestry, trauma analysis, pathology, physical characteristics including height and weight, crime scene analysis, animal scavenging, and identification procedures. Focuses on how laboratory conclusions are utilized in courtroom proceedings during expert witness testimony.
3 hours laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Corequisite: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in ANTH 13.
22070
TEXTS
ANTH-013L-01 Laboratory02:00 PM-04:50 PMThGONZALEZ, ANA3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.

ANTH 15 :: MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY: METHODS & PRACTICE 4 Units
Introduction to Medical Anthropology, a subfield of the discipline of anthropology that seeks to understand and highlight how health, illness and healing practices are culturally constructed and mediated. Students will investigate global, cross-cultural and local issues related to health, sickness, healing, epidemiology, aging and dying from an applied and biocultural perspective, using anthropological theory and ethnographic fieldwork methods. Students will be exposed to diverse cultural interpretations of health, sickness and healing, the importance of viewing medical systems as social systems, understanding the socio-cultural context of medical decision making and therapy management, the principles of cultural competency, and the recurrent and ongoing problems of socioeconomic inequality and ecological disruptions that have an impact upon the differential distribution and treatment of human diseases.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 50.
Formerly: ANTH 50
21289
TEXTS
ANTH-015.-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWWOLF, JOHN3103
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017.

ANTH 22 :: THE AZTEC, MAYA, INCA & THEIR PREDECESSORS: CIVILIZATIONS OF THE AMERICAS 4 Units
Survey of the origin, spread, and decline of pre-Columbian civilizations in Central and South America with a focus on the Maya, Inca and Aztec. Applies understandings of archaeology and cultural anthropology to examine the dynamics economic, social, political, cultural, and religious systems of Mesoamerica and South America over time. Covers the colonization process by the Spanish and current day indigenous issues in Mesoamerica and South America.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
21290
TEXTS
• ANTH-022.-01W LectureTBATBANEFF, LINDAONLINE
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-022.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/onlinelearning/ for information on how to begin.

ANTH 70R :: INDEPENDENT STUDY IN ANTHROPOLOGY 1 Unit
Provides an opportunity for the student to expand their studies in Anthropology beyond the classroom by completing a project or an assignment arranged by agreement between the student and instructor. The student is required to contract with the instructor to determine the scope of assignment and the unit value assigned for successful completion. Students may take a maximum of 6 units of Independent Study per department.
3 hours laboratory per week. (36 hours total per quarter.)
20751
TEXTS
ANTH-070R-01 LectureTBATBASTAFF, MTBA
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-070R-01: Students need to work with a full-time instructor and complete an Independent Study contract during the first two weeks of the quarter to enroll.

ANTH 71R :: INDEPENDENT STUDY IN ANTHROPOLOGY 2 Units
Provides an opportunity for the student to expand their studies in Anthropology beyond the classroom by completing a project or an assignment arranged by agreement between the student and instructor. The student is required to contract with the instructor to determine the scope of assignment and the unit value assigned for successful completion. Students may take a maximum of 6 units of Independent Study per department.
6 hours laboratory per week. (72 hours total per quarter.)
20752
TEXTS
ANTH-071R-01 LectureTBATBASTAFF, MTBA
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-071R-01: Students need to work with a full-time instructor and complete an Independent Study contract during the first two weeks of the quarter to enroll.

ANTH 72R :: INDEPENDENT STUDY IN ANTHROPOLOGY 3 Units
Provides an opportunity for the student to expand their studies in Anthropology beyond the classroom by completing a project or an assignment arranged by agreement between the student and instructor. The student is required to contract with the instructor to determine the scope of assignment and the unit value assigned for successful completion. Students may take a maximum of 6 units of Independent Study per department.
9 hours laboratory per week. (108 hours total per quarter.)
21306
TEXTS
ANTH-072R-01 LectureTBATBASTAFF, MTBA
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-072R-01: Students need to work with a full-time instructor and complete an Independent Study contract during the first two weeks of the quarter to enroll.

ANTH 73R :: INDEPENDENT STUDY IN ANTHROPOLOGY 4 Units
Provides an opportunity for the student to expand their studies in Anthropology beyond the classroom by completing a project or an assignment arranged by agreement between the student and instructor. The student is required to contract with the instructor to determine the scope of assignment and the unit value assigned for successful completion. Students may take a maximum of 6 units of Independent Study per department.
12 hours laboratory per week. (144 hours total per quarter.)
21307
TEXTS
ANTH-073R-01 LectureTBATBASTAFF, MTBA
Class runs from 09/25/2017 - 12/15/2017. ANTH-073R-01: Students need to work with a full-time instructor and complete an Independent Study contract during the first two weeks of the quarter to enroll.

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