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ANTHR 101 - Cultural Anthropology

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
This course focuses on the cultural behavior of human beings and examines the origin and development of culture. Cross-cultural studies are used to highlight how human groups share common traits as well as how they differ. Course topics include how culture is acquired and shared, the reflexive nature of culture regarding personality, gender, economics, sexuality, kinship, politics, religion, art, and culture change.
Section: 1051
3
credits

ANTHR 101 - Cultural Anthropology

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
This course focuses on the cultural behavior of human beings and examines the origin and development of culture. Cross-cultural studies are used to highlight how human groups share common traits as well as how they differ. Course topics include how culture is acquired and shared, the reflexive nature of culture regarding personality, gender, economics, sexuality, kinship, politics, religion, art, and culture change.
Section: 1065
3
credits

ART 109 - Art History 2: Renaissance to Mod

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
A selective history of the western European tradition of art. Students learn about the development of western civilization through the study of art and architecture from the Renaissance to Modern periods and acquire skills for analyzing and interpreting works of art in relations to their historical and cultural context. Required museum visit.
Section: 1076
3
credits

ECON 101 - Macroeconomics

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
This course is designed to introduce students to both the basic principles used in economic theory and to the institutional details of the organization of economic systems in the United States and other countries. In addition, the course helps students understand the ways in which different economies are linked and the effects of economic interactions within and between countries. The contents of the course include demand and supply analysis, national income accounting, economic growth, monetary and fiscal policies, as well as, global economic issues such as international trade and capital flows. Various contemporary policy issues are also analyzed.
Section: 1070
3
credits

ECON 102 - Microeconomics

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
This course provides an analysis of the basic market forces of demand and supply, and economic outcomes under different market structures such as competitive, imperfectly competitive and monopolistic markets. The labor and capital markets are also analyzed. In addition, the economics of the public sector emphasizes tax policy, externalities, monopoly power and the provision of public goods. The course examines contemporary social issues such as income distribution, poverty and the welfare system as well as global issues such as international trade and protectionism.
Section: 1052
3
credits

ECON 102 - Microeconomics

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
This course provides an analysis of the basic market forces of demand and supply, and economic outcomes under different market structures such as competitive, imperfectly competitive and monopolistic markets. The labor and capital markets are also analyzed. In addition, the economics of the public sector emphasizes tax policy, externalities, monopoly power and the provision of public goods. The course examines contemporary social issues such as income distribution, poverty and the welfare system as well as global issues such as international trade and protectionism.
Section: 1057
3
credits

HIS 112 - 20th Century U.S. History

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
The students examine the history of the United States from pre-World War I to the present; the development and impact of big business; the Progressive Era and World War II; the return to normalcy and the Depression; recovery and the New Deal; World War II and its aftermath; the Cold War, Korea, civil rights; the Kennedy administration and beyond.
Section: 1058
3
credits

HIS 112 - 20th Century U.S. History

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
The students examine the history of the United States from pre-World War I to the present; the development and impact of big business; the Progressive Era and World War II; the return to normalcy and the Depression; recovery and the New Deal; World War II and its aftermath; the Cold War, Korea, civil rights; the Kennedy administration and beyond.
Section: 1062
3
credits

ANTHR 210 - Religions of the World

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
An introductory course in religion designed to study the histories, basic beliefs and characteristic practices of the world’s major religions. An explanation of Buddhism, Confucianism, Hinduism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam are included. Tribal religions, as well as contemporary sects and cults, are also studied.
Section: 1071
3
credits

ANTHR 210 - Religions of the World

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2020-21
December 22, 2020 — 
An introductory course in religion designed to study the histories, basic beliefs and characteristic practices of the world’s major religions. An explanation of Buddhism, Confucianism, Hinduism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam are included. Tribal religions, as well as contemporary sects and cults, are also studied.
Section: 1073