Human evolution (Anthropogeny course extension)
Course extension: Human evolution (Anthropogeny and additional lectures, 2 additional credits)
Week 1: Mammal evolution, primates
Week 2: What makes primates distinct? Primate behavior
Week 3: Australopithecines
Week 4: Evolution of Homo
Week 5: Origins of modern humans: genomic evidence and archeology
Week 6: Origins of modern humans: tools
Week 7: Human evolution and disease
Week 8: Are humans still evolving?
Every week we will have one lecture and one paper discussion. Evaluations will be based on assignments and written material.