INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN EVOLUTION
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
31194
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 4/23/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Description
This is an introduction to human evolution and, in general, the evolution of the larger group to which we belong, the order primates. We will survey first the development of evolutionary ideas and modern developments in biology and geology and then review the diversity of living and fossil primates, dwelling especially on the discoveries and controversies surrounding our own evolutionary past.
Class Attributes
DSAS Natural Science General Ed. Requirement
SCI Polymathic Contexts: Science NonSeq.GE. Req.
Class Notes
The planned operational modality for this class is REMOTE. For more information please visit http://www.provost.pitt.edu/students/student-success-flexpitt/flex-pitt-guarded-risk-posture-all-students-remote/
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Erin Kello, Yan Cai
Meets
MoWe 2:20PM - 3:10PM
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 04/23/2021
Room
WEB Based Class
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required, Recitation Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Closed
Seats Taken
100
Seats Open
0
Class Capacity
100
Unrestricted Seats
0
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
1
Wait List Capacity
20