Course Details

ANTH 104 Laboratory in Physical Anthropology

3 hours lab, 1 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is intended for anthropology majors, as well as non-majors who have an interest in biological anthropology. Students perform field and laboratory studies in genetics, human variation, human osteology, anthropometry, hominid evolution, comparative primate anatomy, primate behavior, and forensic anthropology. Students practice the ability to think critically through data analysis, written reports, and classroom discussion. In addition, students develop an educational exhibit to teach fellow students about some aspect of biological anthropology.