Ventura College – Anthropology AA-T

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Required Core: Complete ALL of the following courses

ANTH V01 Biological Anthropology (3 Units)*

ANTH V02 Cultural Anthropology (3 Units)*

ANTH V03 Introduction to Archeology (3 Units)*

List A: Select 1 course from the following 3-4 units:

ANTH V01L Biological Anthropology Laboratory (1 Units)*

ANTH V05 Linguistic Anthropology: Culture and Communication (3 Units)*

PSY V04 Introductory Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences (4 Units)*

MATH V44 Elementary Statistics (4 Units)*

List B: Select 1 or 2 courses from the following 3-5 units: Any course not used in LIST A:


PSY V07 Introduction to Research methods in the Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 Units)*

GEOL V02 Physical Geology (3 Units) AND GEOL V02L Physical Geology Laboratory (1 Units)*

List C: Select 1 course of the following 3-4 units: Any course from LIST A or B not already used 1-4 units

ANTH V04/AES V01 Native Peoples of North America (3 Units)

ANTH V07 The Anthropology of Magic, Witchcraft and Religion (3 Units)

COMM V12 Intercultural Communication (3 Units)

GEOG V02 Introduction to Human Geography (3 Units)

PSY V30 Multicultural Psychology (3 Units)

SOC V01 Introduction to Sociology (3 Units)

SOC V03/AES V11 Racial and Ethnic Group Relations (3 Units)

*The courses noted with an asterisk were offered online at least once at this college during Fall 2020, Spring 2021 Fall 2021.

The Associate in Arts in Anthropology for Transfer Degree (Anthropology AA-T) is intended for students who plan to complete a bachelor’s degree in a similar major at a CSU campus.
Students completing the degree are guaranteed admission to the CSU system, but not to a particular campus or major. A student graduating with an Associate in Arts in Anthropology
for Transfer Degree may transfer to a CSU Campus to complete a Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology or similar programs.

California State University (CSU) Transfer Degrees | Ventura College

In addition to the courses listed above, complete one of the following general education patterns:

  • Option 2 – CSU General Education Breadth
  • Option 3 – IGETC – Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum

Important Note: Some of the courses listed above may require the completion of prerequisites and/or they may also satisfy general education requirements. We encourage all students to meet with a counselor, onsite or online, to create an education plan that will provide the most efficient pathway to degree completion.

The courses listed above, along with Option 2 and Option 3 may or may not be offered online every term at this college. Visit the college’s website (below) for online options in its class schedule.  If you don’t find what you need, search our online course finder to locate an equivalent online course currently available from a partner college.

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