ANTHRBIO 471 - Research in Biological Anthropology
Section: 001 Paleoecology and Paleodietary Reconstructions in Biological Anthropology
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Anthropology, Biological (ANTHRBIO)
Department: LSA Anthropology
Credits:
1 - 4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
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This course provides technical training in how to carry out laboratory research in Biological Anthropology focused on paleoecological context of hominin/hominoid evolution. This semester, the goal of the course will be to explore the interface of paleoecology and neoecology, primarily through biogeochemical analyses, to evaluate and test theories or ideas regarding evolutionary driving forces.. The course emphasizes project development, hypothesis generation and testing, data collection/analysis, and writing. In the lab, students will develop various group and/or individual projects that utilize isotopic applications to address anthropologic questions or issues relating to the evolutionary trajectory of our ancestors.

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ANTHRBIO 471 - Research in Biological Anthropology
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001 (LAB)
P
24170
Open
10
 
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Tu 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Note: This class meets in 425 West Hall.
002 (LAB)
P
24171
Open
10
 
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W 2:00PM - 4:00PM
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