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33 Courses/Sections found for Fall 2015     (Each listing represents a different section.)
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M=Monday  T=Tuesday  W=Wednesday  Th=Thursday  F=Friday  S=Saturday  U=Sunday

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.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 1H.
22384√ ANTH-001.-01 Lecture03:00 PM-04:50 PMMWCONNELL, SAMUELMVHS
ANTH-001.-01: class meets at Mountain View High School, 3535 Truman Ave, Mountain View, CA 94040
20513 ANTH-001.-02 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMMWSCHAEFERS, KATHERINE3101
20030 ANTH-001.-03 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThPATEL, SHANKARI3101
20031 ANTH-001.-04 Lecture01:00 PM-02:50 PMTThMAURER, KATHRYN3101
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 LectureTBATBARODGERS, JOONLINE
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 AMTThCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
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.

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: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 1.
21612% ANTH-001H-01H Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWWOLF, JOHN3103
ANTH-001H-01H: For Honors students only. Contact the Honors Institute at (650) 949-7638 for more information.

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.
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.
20033 ANTH-001L-01 Laboratory12:00 PM-02:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103
ANTH-001L-01: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.
20034 ANTH-001L-02 Laboratory10:00 AM-12:50 PMFGONZALEZ, ANA3103
ANTH-001L-02: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.
20413 ANTH-001L-03 Laboratory01:00 PM-03:50 PMTCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
ANTH-001L-03: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.

ANTH 1HLHONORS PHYSICAL 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. 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.
22385% ANTH-01HL-01H Laboratory12:00 PM-02:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103
ANTH-01HL-01H: For Honors students only. Contact the Honors Institute at (650) 949-7638 for more information.

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.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 2AH.
20035 ANTH-002A-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWCONNELL, SAMUEL3106
20036 ANTH-002A-02 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
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.
22386• ANTH-002A-04W LectureTBATBADAVIDSON, KATHERINEONLINE
ANTH-002A-04W: 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 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThMAURER, KATHRYN3101
21616 ANTH-002A-06Y Lecture04:00 PM-06:50 PMTMAURER, KATHRYN3101
  Lecture TBATBAMAURER, KATHRYNONLINE
ANTH-002A-06Y: Hybrid class: one weekly TBA hour via online instruction.

ANTH 3WORLD PREHISTORY: THE RISE & FALL OF EARLY 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.)
22452• ANTH-003.-01W LectureTBATBARODGERS, JOONLINE
ANTH-003.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

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 AMMWSCHAEFERS, KATHERINE3101
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.)
22387 ANTH-008.-01 Lecture12:00 PM-01:50 PMTThCONNELL, SAMUEL3106

ANTH 14LINGUISTIC ANTHROPOLOGY4 Units
Introduces students to the anthropological study of language and non-verbal human communication. Using a cross-cultural perspective, students will examine the relationship between culture and the ways in which humans communicate. Topics include language structure, acquisition, diversity, and change.
4 hours lecture. (48 hours total per quarter.)
22388 ANTH-014.-01 Lecture01:00 PM-02:50 PMMWKING, TIMOTHY3101

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-09:50 PMWHYLKEMA, MARK3103

ANTH 56APPLIED PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY FIELD METHODS1 Unit
Applied anthropology focuses on the use of anthropological theories, perspectives and data-gathering methods in real-world contexts of practice or problem-solving. This 1-unit course provides students with the opportunity to learn and apply field methods from the sub-discipline of applied physical anthropology to problems found in their own communities. Students will learn how to identify a research topic, write a proposal and project plan with specific milestones and deliverables, carry out research with the most appropriate field methodologies of applied research, and produce a "product" at the end of the course. Projects for this course will be in one of the major arenas of applied physical anthropology, including: forensic anthropology and osteology, design anthropology (human engineering), medical anthropology, and environmental anthropology. Students will utilize field methodologies unique to applied physical anthropology.
1 hour lecture. (12 hours total per quarter.)
22458 ANTH-056.-01 LectureTBATBACONNELL, SAMUELTBA

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 laboratory per week. (36 hours total per quarter.)
21875 ANTH-070R-01 LectureTBATBASTAFF, 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 laboratory per week. (72 hours total per quarter.)
21876 ANTH-071R-01 LectureTBATBASTAFF, 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 laboratory per week. (108 hours total per quarter.)
21877 ANTH-072R-01 LectureTBATBASTAFF, 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 laboratory per week. (144 hours total per quarter.)
21878 ANTH-073R-01 LectureTBATBASTAFF, MTBA

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