Course Description Mott Community College

Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

3/3 Division: Fine Arts & Social Sciences
Meets Gen Ed Category: Social Science
Course Requirements: Pre-requisite: Placement into RDNG-016 (ACSR-016).
Description: This course is an introduction to the field of anthropolgy with emphasis on cultural anthropology. Students will examine the role of society and culture in humankind's adaptation to a variety of environments with a goal towards a better understanding of human diversity. Topics include theory, methods and practical application; subsistence, economics and technology, social organization (including kinship, marriage and family; sex/gender, race/ethnicity, and social stratification and inequality); political organization (including systems of power and social control); lifecycles and rituals, religion and belief systems; and the arts.
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