Anthropology (ANTH)

ANTH 170. Physical Anthropology and Archeology

Credits: 3
Typically Offered: ONDEMAND
This course introduces the subdisciplines of anthropology, the concept of culture, genetics, the evolution of the human species, the development of human culture up to the historic period, including the appearance of domestication and the origin of the state.

ANTH 171. Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Credits: 3
Typically Offered: SPRING
This course explores key themes of cultural anthropology; a field dedicated to the study of social differences. Nature and development of culture utilizing illustrated data drawn from literate and nonliterate peoples of the world will enhance understanding of the purposes and places of humans in the world.