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300332 VO Human Behavioral Ecology (2014W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

Beginn: Dienstag 07.10.2014 im Seminarraum Anthropologie 10:00- 11:30



Aims, contents and method of the course

This course analyses human behavior from an evolutionary ecological perspective, considering the question in how far behavior patterns can be interpreted as adaptations to the physical and social environment. Lecture topics include the social systems of Pan, reproductive and parental investment strategies, and the evolution of language and culture.

Assessment and permitted materials

final written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

Handouts are distributed during the lecture, reading material will be available online on the elearning platform Moodle.

Association in the course directory

MAN 1 (Curriculum 2013), MAN II-1

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:43