Credit Courses

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

Anthropology (ANT)

ANT* E101 Introduction to Anthropology

An introduction to the discipline of anthropology. Emphasis is upon the evolution and diversity of humans (physical anthropology) and upon the environments and cultures of various peoples (ethnology). Archaeology and linguistics are covered briefly.

Prerequisite or Parallel: ENG* E101
  • Credits: 3
  • Elective Code: BS

ANT* E105 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

A study of anthropological techniques, cultures, archaeological evidence from early cultures, the evolution of people from primitive technological cultures, the study of the ethnological, environmental, economic factors as they influence culture, and the effects of family structure, kinship systems, religion, magic and art with the culture.

Prerequisite: ANT* E101 and ENG* E101 or permission of the instructor
  • Credits: 3
  • Elective Code: BS

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