01:070:316 Quantitative Methods in Evolutionary Anthropology

3 credits

Course Description:
Quantitative and statistical approaches to questions asked by evolutionary anthropologists and the quantitative methods employed to answer these questions. Topics include what is a scientific question, how to read the primary literature, scientific methodology, hypothesis testing, ethical research design and presentation, descriptive statistics and basic inferential statistics. Prerequisite: 01:070:102 or 01:070:105; 01:640:025 or placement or permission of instructor.

Meets Core Curriculum Requirement: QQ

Most recent syllabus:
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Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Email - Ryne Palombit
Fall 21 Office Hrs.

Monday 5:30-6:30 pm, virtual
Wednesday 5:30-6:30 pm, virtual

Undergraduate Director
Robert S. Scott
Email - Robert S. Scott
Office Hours: virtual, by arrangement

Undergraduate Assistant
Maydelle Romero
Email - Maydelle Romero
Available by email M-F 9-5