Introduction to Biological Anthropology

Course Number: 
1
Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2015
Section: 
yes
Location: 
150 Wheeler
Instructor: 
Deacon
Units: 
4
Time: 
TuTh 12:30 - 2:00
CCN: 
02303

An introduction to human evolution. Physical and behavioral adaptations of humans and their prehistoric and living relatives. Issues in evolutionary theory, molecular evolution, primate behavior, interpretation of fossils. Prehistoric activities, racial differences, genetic components of behavior are defined and evaluated.