GED 210 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (Social Sciences)
3 Semester Units
This course presents observations and inferences of the human experience and the corresponding role of anthropology. Specifically, it will emphasize three unifying themes: the diversity of human societies and cultural patterns, the similarities that make all humans fundamentally alike, and the interconnections between the sciences and humanities within anthropology.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Comprehend the human experience and the role of anthropology.
- Examine and understand the ways in which human groups reflect upon their culture and social organization through the use of language and symbols.
- Explore contemporary issues and careers in anthropology.
- Examine the relationship between biology and culture.