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33 Courses/Sections found for Fall 2014     (Each listing represents a different section.)
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Course IDCourse TitleUnits
CRN # Course Activity Time Days Instructor Location

ANTH 1INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY4 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.)
20513 ANTH-001.-02 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMMWCONNELL, SAMUEL3101
20030 ANTH-001.-03 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThPATEL, SHANKARI3101
20031 ANTH-001.-04 Lecture01:00 PM-02:50 PMTThCEARLEY, DANIEL3101
20514• ANTH-001.-05W LectureTBATBADAVIDSON, KATHERINEONLINE
ANTH001.05W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
20032• ANTH-001.-06W LectureTBATBADAVIDSON, KATHERINEONLINE
ANTH-001.-06W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
20999 ANTH-001.-07 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThSCHAEFERS, KATHERINE3401
21000• ANTH-001.-08W LectureTBATBACONNELL, SAMUELONLINE
ANTH-001.-08W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
22120• ANTH-001.-09W LectureTBATBACONNELL, SAMUELONLINE
ANTH-001.-09W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

ANTH 1HHONORS INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY4 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: Demonstrated proficiency in English by placement into ENGL 1A as determined by score on the English placement test or through an equivalent placement process; not open to students with credit in ANTH 1.
21612% ANTH-001H-01H Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWWOLF, JOHN3101

ANTH 1LPHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY LABORATORY1 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.
1 hour lecture-laboratory, 2 hours laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Corequisite: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in ANTH 1.
20033 ANTH-001L-01 Lecture-Laboratory12:00 PM-12:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103
  Laboratory 01:00 PM-02:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103
ANTH-001L-01: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.
20034 ANTH-001L-02 Lecture-Laboratory12:00 PM-12:50 PMWCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
  Laboratory 01:00 PM-02:50 PMWCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
ANTH-001L-02: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.
20413 ANTH-001L-03 Lecture-Laboratory10:00 AM-10:50 AMTCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
  Laboratory 11:00 AM-12:50 PMTCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
ANTH-001L-03: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.

ANTH 2ACULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY4 Units
Introduction to the study of human culture and the concepts, theories, and methods used in the comparative study of sociocultural systems. Subjects include subsistence, political organization, language, kinship, religion, social inequality, ethnicity, gender, and culture change. Discussion of anthropological perspectives to contemporary issues.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
20035 ANTH-002A-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWMAURER, KATHRYN3106
20036 ANTH-002A-02 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThSCHAEFERS, KATHERINE3103
20037• ANTH-002A-03W LectureTBATBAPRICE, JENNIFERONLINE
ANTH-002A-03W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
20380 ANTH-002A-05 Lecture01:00 PM-02:50 PMMWCONNELL, SAMUEL3101
20661• ANTH-002A-06W LectureTBATBANEFF, LINDAONLINE
ANTH-002A.-06W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
21616 ANTH-002A-07 Lecture12:00 PM-01:50 PMTThMAURER, KATHRYN3106

ANTH 3PREHISTORY: THE SEARCH FOR LOST CIVILIZATIONS4 Units
Survey of world prehistory as reconstructed by archaeologists. Human culture history from Stone Age beginnings to establishment and collapse of the world's first major civilizations. Covers societies from Asia and Africa to Europe and the Americas. Introduction to archaeological methods and interpretation. First use of tools, social complexity, urbanization, domestication of plants and animals, and the rise and fall of civilizations.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
20660 ANTH-003.-01 Lecture12:00 PM-01:50 PMTThCONNELL, SAMUEL3204

ANTH 4FIRST PEOPLES OF NORTH AMERICA4 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.)
21615• ANTH-004.-01W LectureTBATBANEFF, LINDAONLINE
ANTH-004.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

ANTH 5MAGIC, SCIENCE & RELIGION4 Units
Explores the ways in which people have attempted to gain mastery over the natural and supernatural worlds 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.)
20039 ANTH-005.-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThMAURER, KATHRYN5614
20659• ANTH-005.-02W LectureTBATBAMAURER, KATHRYNONLINE
ANTH-005-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

ANTH 8INTRODUCTION TO ARCHAEOLOGY4 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.)
21614• ANTH-008.-01W LectureTBATBARODGERS, JOONLINE
ANTH-008.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

ANTH 15MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY: METHODS & PRACTICE4 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
21617• ANTH-015.-01W LectureTBATBAPRICE, JENNIFERONLINE
ANTH-015.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

ANTH 20NATIVE PEOPLES OF CALIFORNIA4 Units
Study of the many cultures of the different native inhabitants of California from the prehistoric period to the present time. Covers an introduction to the diversity and complexity of aboriginal California. Includes the environmental adaptation, material culture, social structure, ideology, and response to change. Examines the impact of the other Native, European, Asian and African groups on those cultures as well as the contributions of Native Californians to the cultures of the Americas.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
21001 ANTH-020.-01 Lecture06:00 PM-09:40 PMWHYLKEMA, MARK3103

ANTH 22THE AZTEC, MAYA & THEIR PREDECESSORS4 Units
Survey of the origin, spread, and decline of pre-Columbian civilizations in Central America with a focus on the Maya and Aztec. Applies understandings of archaeology and cultural anthropology to examine the dynamics economic, social, political, cultural, and religious systems of Mesoamerica over time. Covers the colonization process by the Spanish and current day indigenous issues in Mesoamerica.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
21613 ANTH-022.-01 Lecture12:00 PM-01:50 PMTThKING, TIMOTHY5001

ANTH 70RINDEPENDENT STUDY IN ANTHROPOLOGY1 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 per week. (36 hours total per quarter.)
21875 ANTH-070R-01 LaboratoryTBATBASTAFF, MTBA

ANTH 71RINDEPENDENT STUDY IN ANTHROPOLOGY2 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 per week. (72 hours total per quarter.)
21876 ANTH-071R-01 LaboratoryTBATBASTAFF, MTBA

ANTH 72RINDEPENDENT STUDY IN ANTHROPOLOGY3 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 per week. (108 hours total per quarter.)
21877 ANTH-072R-01 LaboratoryTBATBASTAFF, MTBA

ANTH 73RINDEPENDENT STUDY IN ANTHROPOLOGY4 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 per week. (144 hours total per quarter.)
21878 ANTH-073R-01 LaboratoryTBATBASTAFF, MTBA

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