Antropology

Mission Statement

The mission of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Program is to promote individual, social, and political awareness; to encourage civic engagement; and to develop ethical and empathetic global citizens within a changing and complex world.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate an understanding of theories and their practical application within the sciences of Psychology, Sociology, Economics, and Anthropology.
  • Use technologies appropriately to conduct research in order to evaluate and manage information.
  • Identify and apply methods, such as observation, hypothesis development, experimentation, evaluation of evidence or measurement, and data collection, used by social scientists to study human behavior.

General Education Requirements - 39 credit hours*

The general education requirement for this degree program may exceed the minimum standard number of hours. For more information, contact your advisor.

Communication 9 credit hours
ENG 121 English Composition I 3
ENG 122 English Composition II 3
COM 115 Public Speaking or 125 Interpersonal Communication
or 220 Intercultural Communication
3
Mathematics 4 credit hours minimum
MAT 120 Mathematics for Liberal Arts 4
MAT 121 College Algebra - Required Course 4
MAT 135 Intro to Statistics 3
MAT 166 Pre-Calculus 5
MAT 201 Calculus I 5
MAT 202 Calculus II 5
Physical and Life Sciences 8 - 10 credit hours
AST 101 Astronomy I 4
AST 102 Astronomy II 4
BIO 105 Science of Biology 4
BIO 111 General College Biology I 5
BIO 112 General College Biology II 5
BIO 201 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4
BIO 202 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4
BIO 204 Microbiology 4
BIO 220 General Zoology 5
BIO 221 Botany 5
CHE 101 Introduction to Chemistry I 5
CHE 102 Introduction to Chemistry II 5
CHE 111 General College Chemistry I 5
CHE 112 General College Chemistry II 5
ENV 101 Environmental Science 4
GEY 111 Physical Geology 4
GEY 112 Historical Geology 4
PHY 105 Conceptual Physics 4
PHY 111 Physics: Algebra-Based I 5
PHY 112 Physics: Algebra-Based II 5
PHY 211 Physics: Calculus-Based I 5
PHY 212 Physics: Calculus-Based II 5
The prerequisite for Biology 201 is the appropriate Biology Accuplacer score, or successful completion of Biology 111
Social & Behavioral Sciences
9 credits in two different areas, 1 must be a History
9 credit hours
History
HIS 101 Western Civ: Antiquity-1650 3
HIS 102 Western Civ: 1650-Present 3
HIS 121 U.S. History to Reconstruction 3
HIS 122 U.S. History since Civil War 3
Economic and Political Systems
ECO 201 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ECO 202 Principles of Microeconomics 3
POS 105 Introduction to Political Science 3
POS 111 American Government 3
POS 205 International Relations 3
Geography
GEO 105 World Regional Geography 3
Human Behavior and Social Systems
ANT 101 Cultural Anthropology 3
ANT 111 Physical Anthropology 3
PSY 101 General Psychology I 3
PSY 102 General Psychology II 3
PSY 226 Social Psychology 3
PSY 227 Psychology of Death and Dying 3
PSY 235 Human Growth and Development 3
PSY 238 Child Development 3
PSY 249 Abnormal Psychology 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3
SOC 102 Introduction to Sociology II 3
SOC 205 Sociology of Family Dynamics 3
The Colorado Community College System has mandated that students must be placed in English, Reading, & Math according to their college placement scores. Therefore, developmental courses (English/Reading 092/094 & Math 050/055) will not count toward this degree
Arts and Humanities
9 credits in two different areas
9 credit hours
Arts
ART 110 Art Appreciation 3
ART 111 Art History I 3
ART 112 Art History II 3
MUS 120 Music Appreciation 3
MUS 121 Music History I 3
MUS 122 Music History II 3
MUS 123 Survey of World Music 3
THE 105 Theater Appreciation 3
THE 211 Development of Theatre I 3
THE 212 Development of Theatre II 3
SPA 211 Spanish Language III 3
SPA 212 Spanish Language IV 3
Literature & Humanities
HUM 121 Humanities Early Civilizations 3
HUM 122 Humanities Medieval to Modern 3
HUM 123 Humanities Modern World 3
LIT 115 Introduction to Literature 3
LIT 201 World Literature to 1600 3
LIT 202 World Literature after 1600 3
LIT 211 American Literature to Civil War 3
LIT 212 American Literature after Civil War 3
Ways of Thinking
PHI 111 Introduction to Philosophy 3
PHI 112 Ethics 3
PHI 113 Logic 3
PHI 214 Philosophy of Religion 3
Electives**
Choose 21 credits from list below
21 credit hours
ANT 101 Cultural Anthropology - Required Course 3
ANT 107 Introduction to Archaeology - Required Course 3
ANT 111 Physical Anthropology - Required Course 3
ANT 201 Forensic Anthropology - Required Course 3
Please select 9 additional hours of electives
** Electives should be selected after consulting with an academic advisor and referring to appropriate four-year institutions’ transfer guides.