Jan 28, 2022  
2021-2022 Catalog 
2021-2022 Catalog

ANT 2410 - Cultural Anthropology

Credit Hours: 3.0

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): None

This is an introduction to cultural anthropology which seeks to understand why people throughout the world today and in the past differ in their customary ways of thinking and behaving. Students will learn how subsistence patterns, reproductive strategies, marriage customs, kinship organization, political and economic systems, religion, art, and music differ in contemporary kinship-based, state-level, and global societies. Students will also study why cultures develop and change. The primary General Education learning outcome for this class is Global Socio-Cultural Responsibility: Demonstrate an understanding of pluralism/diversity in the world community and an awareness of civic and social participation and ethical and informed decision making.

Parallel: College Transfer (A.A. and A.S)