001: Introduction to Biological Anthropology

Instructor: Terrance Deacon

Term: Spring 2018

Time: Tu, Th 11:00am - 12:29pm

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 Class Fulfills:

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