Palaeoanthropology 1

University of Roehampton

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Palaeoanthropology 1

  • Host University

    University of Roehampton

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Anthropology, Paleontology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Assessment: essay (2000 words)
    This module covers the fossil record of the order Primates, from their beginnings to the emergence of extant species. An emphasis is placed on the inferences that can be made from the remains of hard tissue. Lectures and lab practicals are used to familiarise the student with the major species and specimens.

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