Anthropology is the study of what makes us human.
It focuses on understanding people past and present, both culturally and biologically. Anthropologists study
the past, through archaeology, to see how human groups lived hundreds
or thousands of years ago and what was important to them.
Anthropology courses are listed under the four-letter rubric (course prefix):
that all courses may not be offered at every college of DCCCD. Please check the
online catalog to see which college offers a specific course.
For a full listing of all courses offered at colleges of DCCCD, check
course descriptions in the
online Combined Colleges catalog.
The core of learning in
college is a set of courses that will provide you with the knowledge,
skills and educational experiences you need to succeed in higher
education. Those classes — called the Core Curriculum — are the courses
that lead to an associate degree from the colleges of DCCCD and which
transfer to four-year colleges and universities.
complete the DCCCD Core Curriculum with at least a 2.0 grade point
average are guaranteed that their courses will transfer as a block of
credit to any Texas public college or university. State law mandates
that individual Core courses must be accepted as well by the transfer
Find out more about the
Core Curriculum of the colleges of DCCCD.