Course List

Intro to Cultural Anthropology -

ANTH 101 A

Instructor: Dr. Chad T. Morris
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the concepts and methods used by anthropologists to study human societies and cultures. Case studies from primarily non-Western cultures will provide an overview of the culture concept and its relationship to institutions of kinship, marriage, gender, language, race and ethnicity, production, exchange, political organization, magic, religion and the arts. This course is required for the anthropology concentration and is an elective in the Sociology major and minor programs. (1)

Portfolio Seminar II -

HNRS 113 B

Instructor: Dr. Chad T. Morris
Time: M 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1/4

Catalog Description:

A two-semester sequence that encourages students a community by focusing on a single cultural, intellectual or service activity each semester while further developing academic and personal goals. Provides a foundation for the Distinction Project and continues development of the Honors Portfolio.

Health, Illness, and Healing -

SOCI 323 A

Instructor: Dr. Chad T. Morris
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: SOCI-101 or ANTH-101 or INQ-260SO or INQ-260AN or permission

Catalog Description:

An analysis of the social context of he alth, illness, and healing including the influence of the social environment on disease and illness patterns, interactio n among health care providers and patien ts, and types of health care systems. Sp ecial focus is given to social inequalit ies in the American health care system. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.