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ANTH 5: Physical Anthropology Lab (1 unit)


Learning Styles Quiz

Plagiarism Do's and Don'ts

EXTRA CREDIT VIDEOS:
Becoming Human
Alien From Earth


MIDTERM STUDY MATERIAL:

Chapter 1:

Science Made Easy

Is Evo Just a Theory?
How does Evo Work?

Nat. Sel. Made Easy

Lab 1:
Basics of Cell Bio*
Meiosis Video
Mitosis Animation
Meiosis Animation
Nondisjunction

Lab 2:

DNA Structure*
DNA Fingerprinting*
DNA Workshop
From RNA to Proteins

Lab 3:

Intro to MenGen*
P. Squares Explained
Practice Problems I
Practice Problems II
Practice Problems III

Lab 4:

Pedigree Analysis

Genetic Pedigrees

Lab 5:
MicroEvo & PopGen*
Hardy-Weinbg Model

Lab 6:

VertEvo& Taxonomy*
Tetrapod Evolution
Bio Classification I
Bio Classification II
Bio Classification III



FINAL EXAM:

Lab 8:
Human Osteology

Lab 9:

ForensicAnthro I

Lab 10:

ForensicAnthro II

Lab 11:
Becoming a Fossil
Finding Lucy

Lab 12:

Becoming Human
Early H. sapiens

Final Exam
Study Guide


EXTRA CREDIT VIDEOS:

Becoming Human
Alien From Earth

I currently teach this course Wednesdays 3-6:10pm

Required Textbook:
Exploring Physical Anthropology: A Lab Manual and Workbook (2nd edition) by Suzanne Walker, ISBN 0895826917

Course Description:
This course uses laboratory exercises to explore topics of physical anthropology including forensic anthropology, principles of evolution, human genetics, nonhuman primates, and fossil evidence for human evolution. Students must be concurrently enrolled in Anth 1, or have completed Anth 1 with a grade of "C" or better. Anth 5 meets the IGETC/UC general education science lab requirement.

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