AR2406 - Hominin Evolution
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Arts and Social Sciences (pre 2015)
This subject critically traces recent developments in the study of human and non-human
primate evolution with a special focus on members of the Hominidae and Pongidae. Both
fossil and living evidence is examined, as are possibilities for further research
on hominoid evolution.
- acquire an understanding of how to set up an appropriate research design for work
on hominoid evolution;
- acquire an understanding of primate and human evolution;
- acquire skills for relevant archaeological laboratory methods;
- acquire skills for relevant archaeological survey methods;
- learn how to distinguish critically between biological, cultural and biocultural evolution.
|AR3009 and AR3406
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Dr Matthew Leavesley.
- 2 hours - Electronic communication via LearnJCU and email
|Method of Delivery:
||WWW - LearnJCU
||assignments (50%); (50%).
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