Credit Course Schedules

Anthropology - Fall 2019

Human Evolution and Prehistory — 3059
ANT 1510 – 3 credits
Shannon E. Bessette

Traces the physical and cultural evolution of the human species. Students will critically analyze fossils, stone tools, and other evidence for such human development and understand the meaning of the theory of evolution and apply those to the present status of humanity. Eligibility: ENG 1510 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J fall; C fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Aug 26 – Dec 19 TBD
Food Systems in the U.S. — 3063
ANT 7504 – 3 credits

Students will focus on the history and cultural background of food systems in the United States. Students will examine the foodways of indigenous people and how certain foods came to the US with immigrant populations, how race, class, and gender affect our access to food and how food systems grew and spread in the US. We will also discuss the optimal diet for humans, and strategize as to how we might be able to get people to eat better food. Lastly, we will visit different locations in the local food system, and understand how our region?s food fits into the global context. Eligibility for ENG 1510, Reading score 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online