Exploration of human biological variation from an evolutionary perspective.

 ANTH 2020 Promo Slide with map, cells and Skelton











Biological Anthropology

  • Developmental plasticity

  • Forces of evolution

  • Molecular genetics

  • Anthropometry

  • Variation

  • Biocultural perspectives

  • Evolutionary theory

  • Scientific method

  • Environment

  • Trade-offs

Students will be able to…
  • Describe principles of evolutionary theory to explain human variation
  • Identify evolutionary links between biology, culture, and environment
  • Explore human evolution using a form-function-adaptation approach
  • Exercise critical thinking skills