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33 Courses/Sections found for Spring 2015     (Each listing represents a different section.)
Legend: • Online Course % Honors Course √ Off Campus Course   Evening Course
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.)
40104 ANTH-001.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMMWSCHAEFERS, KATHERINE3101
40047• ANTH-001.-02W LectureTBATBADAVIDSON, KATHERINEONLINE
ANTH-001.-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
40105 ANTH-001.-03 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThPATEL, SHANKARI3101
40106 ANTH-001.-04 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThCONNELL, SAMUEL3106
40048• 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.
41125• ANTH-001.-07W LectureTBATBACONNELL, SAMUELONLINE
ANTH-001.-07W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
41685 ANTH-001.-08 Lecture01:00 PM-02:50 PMTThCONNELL, SAMUEL3101

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.
42170 ANTH-001H-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWWOLF, JOHN3103

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.
40222 ANTH-001L-02 Lecture-Laboratory12:00 PM-12:50 PMTCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
  Laboratory 01:00 PM-02:50 PMTCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
ANTH-001L-02: ANTH 1L meets the IGETC science lab requirement.
42539 ANTH-001L-03 Laboratory12:00 PM-12:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103
  Lecture-Laboratory 01:00 PM-02:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103
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.
1 hour lecture-laboratory, 2 hours laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: Honors Institute participant.
Corequisite: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in ANTH 1H.
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 1L.
42172 ANTH-01HL-03 Lecture-Laboratory12:00 PM-12:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103
  Laboratory 01:00 PM-02:50 PMMWOLF, JOHN3103

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.)
40107 ANTH-002A-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWSCHAEFERS, KATHERINE3101
40405 ANTH-002A-02 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMMWWOLF, JOHN3106
40108 ANTH-002A-03 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThMAURER, KATHRYN3101
40588• ANTH-002A-05W LectureTBATBAPRICE, JENNIFERONLINE
ANTH-002A-05W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
40758• ANTH-002A-06W LectureTBATBAPRICE, JENNIFERONLINE
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.

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.)
40109 ANTH-003.-01 Lecture06:00 PM-09:50 PMWHYLKEMA, MARK3103
42175• ANTH-003.-02W LectureTBATBANEFF, LINDAONLINE

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.)
40110 ANTH-005.-01 Lecture01:00 PM-02:50 PMMWMAURER, KATHRYN3101
40737• 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.)
40111 ANTH-008.-01 Lecture01:00 PM-02:50 PMMWCONNELL, SAMUEL3015

ANTH 13INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY4 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 osteoology 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.)
41118 ANTH-013.-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThCEARLEY, DANIEL3103

ANTH 13LFORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY LABORATORY1 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 osteoology/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.
1 hour lecture-laboratory, 2 hours laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Corequisite: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in ANTH 13.
41546 ANTH-013L-01 Laboratory12:00 PM-01:50 PMThCEARLEY, DANIEL3103
  Lecture-Laboratory 02:00 PM-02:50 PMThCEARLEY, DANIEL3103

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.)
42174 ANTH-022.-01 Lecture12:00 PM-01:50 PMTThKING, TIMOTHY3304

ANTH 51ARCHAEOLOGY SURVEY2 Units
Introduction to field survey in archaeology. Emphasis on site identification, survey techniques and recording skills. All work is conducted at field sites.
6 hours laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
Corequisite: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in ANTH 8.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ANTH 11B.
Formerly: ANTH 11B
41543 ANTH-051.-01 Lecture10:00 AM-03:50 PMFCONNELL, SAMUEL3103

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.)
41544 ANTH-070R-01 LectureTBATBAMAURER, KATHRYNTBA

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.)
42461 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 per week. (108 hours total per quarter.)
42462 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 per week. (144 hours total per quarter.)
42463 ANTH-073R-01 LectureTBATBASTAFF, MTBA

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