(3 units)The study of human skeletal remains in an archaeological context, as these provide a source of data on human variation, condition, and behavior in the past. Topics within bioarchaeology, focusing on the critical evaluation of methods, applications.
Grading Basis: Graded Units of Lecture: 3 Offered: Every Fall - Even Years
Student Learning Outcomes Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. describe the field of bioarchaeology and the types of research questions it pursues. 2. critically evaluate methodology within the field of bioarchaeology. 3. apply these methods to their own research.