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Patricia Kramer
BIO A 101
Seattle Campus

Human Biological Diversity

Exploration of human biological variation, including skin color, body form, blood groups, genetics, and reproductive strategies. Introduction to the theory of evolution through natural selection. Offered: A.

Class description

NO TEXTBOOK; the extent of human biological variation; can count toward anthro major

Student learning goals

evaluate the cause of apparent and cryptic variation among people

do basic scientific research, but understand the limitations of data collection

apply science to common situations

General method of instruction

lectures, web assignments, readings

Recommended preparation

none

Class assignments and grading

midterm, final, weekly assignments, project


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Additional Information
Last Update by Patricia Kramer
Date: 09/04/2012