Anthropology - Indian River State College
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Anthropology is the study of humans, past and present. To understand the full sweep and complexity of cultures across all of human history, anthropology draws and builds upon knowledge from the social and biological sciences, as well as the humanities and physical sciences. Anthropologists study human origins, languages, social institutions and customs. You will be introduced to Cultural Anthropology and Linguistics, Archaeology and Human Origins, Art Appreciation, World History and Social Problems.

Once You Complete the Program

Transfer your credits to a four-year Bachelor's Degree program at a university. Once you complete your education, you will have the opportunity to find employment in academic settings, corporate and business environments, and non-profit and government careers.

Academic Plans/Guided Pathways for Anthropology

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For course descriptions, see the College Catalog.

Academic Plans/Guided Pathways are recommended sequences of courses and prerequisites needed to complete your degree. It is a general suggestion for when to take your courses; it is not a course schedule. Students should meet with their advisors to make appropriate course selections. The Academic Plans/Guided Pathways listed below are for the current academic year. Students should consult with their advisors for plan requirements specific to their academic year.

Anthropology A.A.

Complete your first two years of college at IRSC, and you’re guaranteed the right to transfer as a junior to a Bachelor’s Degree program at a Florida public university—or continue in a Bachelor’s Degree program at IRSC.

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