Master of Science in Human Paleobiology

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The following requirements must be fulfilled:
 
The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.
 
36 credits
 

36 credits, including:

 

HOMP 6202

Lab Techniques: Paleoanthro

 

ANTH 6413

Analytical Methods in Human Evolutionary Studies

 

Three of the following:

 

HOMP 6201

Hominid Paleobiology

 

ANTH 3411

Primatology

 

ANTH 6491

Topics in Biological Anthropology

 

ANTH 6801

Paleolithic Archaeology

 

6 credits of thesis:

 

HOMP 6998

Thesis Research

 

HOMP 6999

Thesis Research

 

Two additional laboratory or field research courses in different disciplines

 

 

Electives selected in consultation with the faculty from a list of relevant courses in Anatomy, Anthropology, Biological Sciences, Geography, Geological Sciences, Human Paleobiology, Psychology, and Speech and Hearing Science, or relevant courses from the Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area