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2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ANTH 336 - Forensic Anthropology

2020-2021 Catalog Year

Credit(s): 3
Lecture: 3
Non-Lecture: 0
This course provides an overview of the goals and methods of forensic anthropology, which is the study of human remains relating to matters of law. Students will learn how to evaluate the forensic context as well as how to establish a biological profile of an individual (sex, age, ancestry and stature). Special attention will also be paid to determining pathological anomalies, evidence of trauma, and time since death, as well as learning crime scene investigation procedures.

Prerequisite(s): ANTH 105  or BIOL 103  or BIOL 116  or permission of the instructor.
Offered: Fall Semester - Even Years, Summer (online) on a rotating basis

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