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Forensic Anthropology (ASM275) 4 Credits

Survey of the role of forensic anthropologists, from the crime scene to the courtroom. Course focuses on how skeletal analysis can aid in medicolegal investigations, especially by identifying aspects of the life history of unknown individuals and by reconstructing events that took place at crime scenes. Covers both the legal aspects of forensic practice and the underlying biological basis for evidence obtained from skeletal remains. Examines applications of forensic anthropology in mass disasters, human rights investigations, and the deciphering of historic cases. Lab activities designed to illustrate techniques and principles central to the discipline. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB, SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15222 Spring 2020 Scottsdale
Soc/Behavioral Bldg. SBW 111
Hybrid 01/22/2020 - 05/08/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 11:50AM
  • A. Klein
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
    • Additional Class Notes: ASM275 also offered as FOR275.