Course descriptions anth - anthropology (anth) anth 201 introduction to anthropology credits 3 3 lecture hours basic types of writing expected of anthropology students emphasis on the subject matter of an upper-division anthropology course in which the student is currently enrolled. Anthropology course descriptions ant 120: introduction to cultural anthropology explanation of culture and related concepts development of generalizations concerning social, economic, political, and ritual organization, based chiefly on comparative study of various traditional societies includes a brief survey of archeology and linguistics. Anthropology course descriptions anthropology courses anth 203 – introduction to anthropology (3 cr): an introduction to the discipline of anthropology including an overview of the diversity of human culture from both biological and cultural perspectives the course will examine the four sub-disciplines of the field including cultural. Usfsp anthropology course descriptions required ant 2000 intro to anthropology -(4) is not required but can count toward the credits needed for the major and is a wonderful introduction to the field instructors: dr j arthur, dr k arthur or adjunct anthropology is the study of human biology, society, material life, and language.
This course is an introduction to the science of physical anthropology, and analyzes the human place in nature this class focuses on how humans evolved and the unique role of culture in our evolution and how genetics and reproduction shape our lives. Course features assignments: written (no examples) course description through the comparative study of different cultures, anthropology explores fundamental questions about what it means to be human. The department of anthropology at rutgers university-new brunswick offers a wide range of exciting courses. Anthropology is the holistic study of human beings as biological and cultural organisms in both the past and present it's divided into four subdisciplines: biological, archaeology, linguistics and cultural anthropology.
Anthropology has four sections that all fall into the study of culture, biological anthropology, cultural anthropology, linguistic anthropology and archaeology cultural anthropology is the one that centralizes on human culture, how people act and different expressions that humans have (park, 2008). Introduction to cultural anthropology (3) a study of various ways of life, from hunting and gathering to industrial societies topics such as marriage, economics, politics, and religion examined comparisons made to illustrate the principles underlying cultural similarities and differences. Course descriptions (source: 2017-2019 berkeley city college catalog) introduction to physical anthropology 3 hours lecture (gr or p/np) acceptable for credit: uc/csu study of human beings and their ancestors: emphasis on relationships to other mammals, physical record of evolution, and processes responsible for evolution anthr 1l, 1 unit. Courses in anthropology a ant 100 culture, society, and biology (3) introduction to the issue of human diversity, the course poses the question of what it means to be human. Course description this class introduces students to the methods and perspectives of cultural anthropology readings emphasize case studies in very different settings (a nuclear weapons laboratory, a cattle-herding society of the sudan, and a jewish elder center in los angeles.
102 introduction to physical anthropology - 3 hours lecture, 3 units (letter grade or pass/no pass option) advisory: english 101 with a grade of “c” or better, or equivalent or assessment skill levels r6 and w6 this course is a survey of human evolution, variation and adaptation. » anthropology course descriptions print-a a + a and the third digit designates the credit hours for the course anth 101c introduction to cultural anthropology 3-0-3 this course is an introduction to the perspectives, methods, and ideas of cultural anthropology and will analyze human diversity and similarities among people throughout. Course descriptions this course is an introduction to the study of humanity and its culture it is accomplished by studying physical and cultural anthropology, archaeology and linguistics click here for course scheduling information. Course descriptions anth 101: introduction to physical anthropology examines the evolution of the human species and non-human primates primarily from the biological perspective.
For a list of anthropology course descriptions, please see the general catalog diversity, equity and inclusion courses anthropology dei courses anth 21 race and racisms anth 23 debating multiculturalism: race, ethnicity, and class in american societies anth 43 introduction to biology and culture of race anar 117. Course description: this course introduces the discipline of anthropology and the work of anthropologists it does so by it does so by focusing on a series of questions that anthropologists have developed compelling answers to like: why do people believe. This course is an introduction to the discipline of anthropology as a whole it presents students with a theoretical grounding in the four major subfields: archaeology, biological anthropology, cultural anthropology, and linguistics.
Ant course descriptions ant-101 introduction to anthropology credits: 3 a general survey of the processes that generate human cultural and biological variation through time and among contemporary human groups an introduction to cultural and physical anthropology, archaeology, and anthropological linguistics. Course description : in this introduction to cultural anthropology, we explore a variety of concepts and theories that help us to understand the similarities, differences, connections and disconnections that shape world communities (including our own. Courses: anthropology (anth) college: liberal arts and social sciences any tccn equivalents are indicated in square brackets [ ] anth 1300: introduction to anthropology [tccn—anth 2346] cr 3 (3-0) prerequisite: credit for or concurrent enrollment in engl 1303 or equivalent nature and principles of anthropology, discussion of variation in culture, language, and human biology in time and. Course descriptions the und course catalog can be viewed here for class scheduling 100 introduction to anthropology 3 credits an introduction to the breadth of inquiry pursued by anthropologists, including the origins and biological evolution of humans, the prehistoric development of world cultures, and the interplay of biological, social, and cultural factors in present day societies.
Undergraduate course descriptions / anthropology (anth) anthropology (anth) courses anth 100 the human adventure 3 hours an introduction to the anthropology of the body 3 hours theoretical and methodological approaches to the body as the interface between nature and culture it considers how culture is embodied, how the body is. Companion course to anth 100 introduction to cultural anthropology, covering two sub-disciplines of anthropology an examination of the evolution of humans from earliest known ancestors in africa to the rise of complex societies. Introduction to anthropology anthropology 101 fall 2005 instructor: joe henrich course description this course is an introduction to the field of anthropology as a broad and diverse discipline, • anthropology vis-à-vis other disciplines why we are the best.