Introduction to Biological Anthropology

Course Number: 
1
Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Location: 
Haas Faculty Wing F295
Instructor: 
Terrence W. Deacon
Units: 
4 Units
Time: 
T, Th 11:00 am - 12:29 pm
CCN: 
22023

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

Requirements: 
  • Meets Biological Science, L&S Breadth
  • Meets Social & Behavioral Sciences, L&S Breadth