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The Center for Cognitive Archaeology (CCA)

Provides both undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to study the evolutionary development of cognition in humans and other primates. The CCA offers 12 different online courses, which are taught by professors from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs and by experts from all over the world. Upon successful completion of any four courses, the University of Colorado will award an official Certificate of Cognitive Archaeology at the undergraduate or graduate level.

Accelerated Courses offered for the Winterm (12/10/18 - 01/31/18)

Coolidge book

Cognitive Evolution

ANTH 4310: James Hicks, MA, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

ANTH 5310: Thomas Wynn, PhD, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

Neanderthal Cognition

Neandertal Cognition

ANTH 4355: James Hicks, MA, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

ANTH 5355: Thomas Wynn, PhD, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

 

Courses offered for the Spring Semester (January - May)

Loeches Book

Neurocognition of Art

ANTH 4105/5105: Manuel Martín-Loeches, PhD, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

Rossano book

The Evolution of Ritual and Religion

ANTH 4115/5115: Matthew Rossano, PhD, Southeastern Louisiana University, USA

Coolidge book

Cognitive Evolution

ANTH 4310: James Hicks, MA, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

ANTH 5310: Thomas Wynn, PhD, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

Neanderthal Cognition

Neandertal Cognition

ANTH 4355: James Hicks, MA, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

ANTH 5355: Thomas Wynn, PhD, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

Watts book

Language Typology and Universals in Relation to Language Origins, Cognition, and Social Discourse

ANTH 4800/5800: Linda Watts, PhD, and Karenleigh Overmann, DPhil, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

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Want to enroll now or have questions?

Contact: bglach@uccs.edu or jhicks@uccs.edu

Website: www.uccs.edu/cca/ or www.uccs.edu/lases