ANTH 655 (1SY) - Bioarchaeology of the Human Past

Bioarchaeology

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology
Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 56695
Bioarchaeology is the study of human remains from ancient and historical sites. Past populations can be examined by utilizing principles of skeletal and dental biology, as well as archaeological context and ethnohistory, to address anthropological questions. This course will encompass a global survey of bioarchaeological sites and research, with a focus on women and children in the past. Students will explore ethical issues, controversies, excavation methods, and inclusion of indigenous communities.
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Instructors: Amy Michael

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 T 2:10pm - 3:30pm HUDD G16
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 R 2:10pm - 3:30pm ONLINE