ANTH 357

The Human Animal

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Introduction to human evolutionary biology. Explores how evolutionary forces have shaped human anatomy, biology and behaviour. Examines patterns of human biological variation and the genetic and environmental factors that contribute to this variation, and how biological plasticity of humans both shapes this variation and contributes to potential health problems.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ANTH 357, ANTH 394 (if taken in the same topic).


Undergraduate course in Anthropology offered by the Department of Anthropology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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