Human Cognitive Evolution

EVANTH 260

Survey of methods/theories used in the study of human cognitive evolution; development of cognition in children; brain damaged patients; cognitive abilities of great apes; paleoanthropology of early and modern humans and evidence for mental abilities and culture; cross-cultural and sex differences in human cognition; genetics and the evolution of cognition. Prerequisite: Evolutionary Anthropology 101 or Psychology 102.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

PSY255

Curriculum Codes: 

NS, SS