Academic Calendar - 2023

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2023
Western Main Campus

Anthropology 2235A/B


Recovering remains and identifying victims and perpetrators of crimes is at the core of forensic science. This course details methods used in crime scene analysis using a case study format. Topics include: archaeology, entomology, vital statistics (i.e., age, sex, stature, race) of skeletons, fingerprinting, and DNA (nuclear and mitochondrial).

Prerequisite(s): Any first year Social Science, Health Sciences, or Science course.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: ANTHRO