Laboratory course in which the students apply and practice the scientific methods,
techniques and procedures used by physical anthropologists to understand human evolution,
non-human primates and human variation. Students gain practical experience and a deeper
understanding by participating in lab exercises, activities and experiments that explore
osteology, forensics, genetics, modern human variation, primate anatomy and behavior.
Field trips may be required.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
- Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in ANTH 125 and Pre-Algebra or equivalent,
or placement by other measures as applicable. Appropriate skill level as demonstrated
by eligibility for ENGL 100 or 105, or other measures as applicable.
AA/AS Degree Requirements:Area B3 - only if ANTH 125 is successfully completed prior to or concurrently with
(CSU GE Area B3 - only if ANTH 125 is successfully completed prior to or concurrently
with ANTH 126), UC (IGETC Area 5C*)
C-ID: ANTH 115 L