SRJC Course Outlines

4/21/2024 7:53:39 PMANTHRO 2 Course Outline as of Fall 1981

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CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  ANTHRO 2Title:  CULTURAL  
Full Title:  Cultural
Last Reviewed:4/25/2022

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum3.00Lecture Scheduled3.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled52.50
Minimum3.00Lab Scheduled06 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total3.00 Contact Total52.50
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  105.00Total Student Learning Hours: 157.50 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
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Catalog Description:
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Exploration of the concept of culture.  Method and theory of field work and ethnology.  Analysis of western and non Western traditions with examples taken from tribal, peasant, and urban settings.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:


Recommended Preparation:
Eligibility for ENGL 100A or ENGL 100.

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Exploration of the concept of culture; analysis of western and non-western cultural traditions.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:
Recommended:Eligibility for ENGL 100A or ENGL 100.
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:CSU;UC.
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Fall 1981
Inactive: 
 Area:D
H
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Global Perspective and Environmental Literacy
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 DSocial ScienceFall 1981
 D1Anthropology and Archeology  
 D5Geography  
 D6History  
 D7Interdisc Social or Behavioral Science  
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 4Social and Behavioral ScienceFall 1981
 4AAnthropology and Archeology  
 
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1981Inactive:
 
UC Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1981Inactive:
 
C-ID:
 CID Descriptor: ANTH 120 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology SRJC Equivalent Course(s): ANTHRO2

Certificate/Major Applicable: Not Certificate/Major Applicable



COURSE CONTENT

Outcomes and Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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  Students completing this course will be able to comprehend and
 demonstrate basic knowledgeability in the areas outlined in the
 content. They will be expected to apply, analyze, synthesize,
 and evaluate their knowledge and comprehension of the material.

Topics and Scope
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  1.  The concept of culture.
 2.  Collecting and analyzing culture materials.
 3.  Language and culture.
 4.  Culture and personality.
 5.  Subsistence and economic exchange.
 6.  Kinship, marriage, and family.
 7.  Religion and magic.
 8.  Culture change.

Assignments:
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  Students enrolled in this class will be given written assignments
 to be completed outside of class that will involve both data
 collection and analysis.  All texts will be read as homework.
 A minimum of two hours of independent study per course hour will
 be required to complete the above.

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
30 - 40%
Term papers, FIELD STUDY OR BOOK REVIEWS
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
0 - 0%
None
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
0 - 0%
None
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
60 - 70%
Multiple choice, True/false, Matching items
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 0%
None


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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  Ember, C. and Melvin Ember
   1987 ANTHROPOLOGY 5th ed. Prentice Hall:  New York, N.Y.
 Harris, Marvin
   1988 CULTURE, PEOPLE, & NATURE 5th ed. Harper Row: New York.
 Peoples, J. and G. Bailey
   1988 HUMANITY. West Pub.:  San Francisco.

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