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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ANT 451 - Human Osteology

Dead men do tell tales. In this course, students gain an in-depth knowledge of human skeletal anatomy (osteology), which is crucial for work in bioarchaeology, forensics, anatomy, medicine and more. Anthropometric methods will be demonstrated to estimate age-at-death, sex, stature, and ancestry and medico-legal and archaeological applications will be outlined.

Prerequisite: Upper division standing and ANT 280 or 354, or BIO 203, or BIO 305; or instructor permission.
When Offered: Spring term odd years.
Credit: 4