ANTH 355: Human Origins

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Credits: 3

Explores the fossil evidence for human and primate evolution. Exposes students to evidence for the origins of mammals and primates, and to discussions of human evolution. Uses human fossils as tools to understand evolutionary relationships (phylogenetics), behavior, functional anatomy, and broader adaptation. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: ANTH 135.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.