College of Continuing Professional Studies

CCPS Anthropology Course Descriptions

100 Level Courses:
ANTH 111: Introduction to Anthropology
ANTH 112: Introduction to Archaeology


ANTH 111: Introduction to Anthropology 3 hours

A survey that builds on basic anthropological concepts, methodologies, and theories to examine human cultures in a variety of geographic and historical contexts. Topics include human origins, biological evolution, archaeology, gender, health, religion, family and marriage, economics, political organization, and representation. 

ANTH 112:  Introduction to Archaeology. 3 hours.

An overview and analysis of the basic knowledge and methods utilized in the excavation and reconstruction of the remains of past cultures.

ANTH 290, 390, 490 Selected Topics. 1-3 hours.

ANTH 291, 292, 391, 392, 491, 492 Research.

ANTH 397, 398, 497, 498 Internship. 

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