Forensic Anthropology, ANTH 103
This course covers the basic analysis of human skeletal remains for the medicolegal profession. Assessment of age, sex, ancestry, and general physical characteristics, trauma, and disease are discussed. Addresses the legal responsibilities of the anthropologist. Online lectures with in-class discussion sections, quizzes, and exams.
Credit: 5 quarter units /
3.33 semester units credit
UC Santa Cruz, Anthropology
Course Credit:Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.
If "unit credit" is listed by your campus, consult your department, academic adviser or Student Affairs division to inquire about the petition process for more than unit credit for the course.
UC Los Angeles:
Major Requirement: 1 UD elective for Anthro BA, BS, and minor
Units toward degree (see your adviser)
General Education: Elective units
UC San Diego:
General Education: TMC 1 course toward upper division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major; Warren - May be used depending on major/PofC, Transfer students may use for UD noncontiguous GE depending on major
UC San Francisco:
UC Santa Barbara:
Major Requirement: upper division elective for Anthropology majors
UC Santa Cruz:
Major Requirement: satisfies upper division requirement for Anthropology majors
Prerequisite(s): course 102A. Enrollment is restricted to juniors and seniors.