This course concerns forensic taphonomy, the study of postmortem and postdepositional processes that occur in human and non-human animals in the medicolegal context. Students will design research projects on the decomposition process in piglets, and learn to collect, analyze, interpret, and present data.
Satisfies a major requirement in Anthropology
Satisfies the Liberal Studies distribution requirement.
(Not offered 2015-2016; offered alternating years.)