Which Anthropology Courses To Take

It can be confusing to decide which courses you should take on your pathway to a career and/or transfer. Look over the different pathways below and, as you create and navigate your pathway, please know that the SBVC Anthropology faculty are here to help. Contact Dr. Melissa King (mking@sbccd.edu) or any other Anthropology faculty with your questions about these options.

 

For AA-T and transfer to UC or CSU as an Anthropology major

Successfully complete one course on each numbered line below to graduate with your Anthropology major as a UC or CSU transfer student:

  1. ANTHRO 100
  2. ANTHRO 102 or 102H
  3. ANTHRO 106 or 106H
  4. ANTHRO 108 or 110, RELIG 101 or 150, or HIST 137, 139, 140, 150, 70, or 171
  5. ANTHRO 108 or 110, RELIG 101 or 150, or HIST 137, 139, 140, 150, 170, or 171
  6. ANTHRO 109 or ART 107 or 108
  7. ANTHRO (any class not taken yet), GEOG 102, POLIT 141, or SOC 100, 100H, or 141
  8. ANTHRO (any class not taken yet), GEOG 102, POLIT 141, or SOC 100, 100H, or 141
  9. ANTHRO (any class not taken yet), GEOG 102, POLIT 141, or SOC 100, 100H, or 141
  10. ARAB 101 or 101H, ASL 209, FRENCH 101, or SPAN 101, 101H, 102, 102H, or 157
  11. ASTRON 120, OCEAN 101, GEOG 110, or GEOL 122, 250, or 251
  12. BIOL 140, BUSAD 108, CD 101, 105, 105H, or 126, HEALTH 101 or 103, KIN 236, PSYCH 100, 100H, 111, or 118, or SOC 130 or 150
  13. BIOL 260
  14. COMMST 100, 100H, 111, or 140
  15. ENGL 101 or 101H
  16. ENGL 102 or 102H
  17. MATH 108 or PSYCH 105
  18. GEOL 101
  19. GEOL 111 (lab)
  20. HIST 100, 100H, 101, 101H, 137, 139, or 140, or POLIT 100
  21. elective: any 3-unit or more transferrable course to UC and CSU

 

For SBVC AA (nonAnthropology major)

  • Choose 1 or 2 to help meet the Social Science requirement: ANTHRO 100, 102/H, 108, 109, 125
  • Choose 1 or 2 to help meet the Humanities requirement: ANTHRO 108, 109, 110
  • Choose this one to help meet the Biological and Physical Sciences requirement: ANTHRO 106/H

 

For IGETC (nonAnthropology major)

  • Choose 1 or 2 to help meet the Social Science requirement: ANTHRO 100, 102/H, 106/H, 108, 109, 110, 125
  • Choose this one to help meet the Arts and Humanities requirement: ANTHRO 109
  • Choose this one to help meet the Biological Science requirement: ANTHRO 106/H

 

For transfer to CSU as an Anthropology major without IGETC

  • Complete the AA-T for guaranteed admission into the CSU system. You must complete ANTHRO 100, 102/H, and 106/H.

 

For transfer to UC as an Anthropology major without AA-T

  • You must complete ANTHRO 100, 102/H, and 106/H.
  • Any other SBVC Anthropology courses will be considered electives toward your UC Anthropology major even though they may help you meet your IGETC requirements.