Feb 22, 2024  
2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANT 131 World Prehistory

Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101  
3 credits

This course provides the foundation for understanding the human story, from fossil evidence of the earliest humans to the development of complex societies. It introduces some of the most important achievements of our human species before written history. From the Early Man discoveries in Africa to the appearance of modern peoples who created the Cave Paintings during the Upper Paleolithic and from the builders of Stonehenge to the great civilizations of the Near East, Egypt and Mesoamerica, this course surveys those cultural developments that are the legacy of all peoples everywhere. Not offered every semester.