ANTH 135: Introduction to Biological Anthropology

ANTH 135-001: Intro Biological Anthropology
(Fall 2019)

09:00 AM to 10:15 AM MW

David King Hall 2084

Section Information for Fall 2019

Mason Core (All)

Natural Science Overview

Satisfies the general education requirement in social and behavioral Science.

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Uses an evolutionary perspective to introduce students to the study of humans and non-human primates as biological organisms. The course will analyze the genetic and environmental bases for modern human biological variation, understand primate behavior and biological relationships, and reconstruct the fossil record. Discussions about prehistoric skeletal remains will emphasize biological responses to changes in subsistence and social structure. Limited to three attempts.
Schedule Type: Lecture
Grading:
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

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