- Code BIAN6519
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Archaeology and Anthropology
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Biological Anthropology
- Areas of interest Biological Anthropology, Forensic Anthropology
- Academic career PGRD
- Prof Marc Oxenham
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
First Semester 2018
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Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- meet the course aims as outlined previously.
- become familiar and comfortable with a broad sample of scholarship on the archaeology, prehistory and history of medicine and surgery
- augment the ability to think critically about basic assumptions and conceptual frameworks in analysing medical issues, past and present
- develop skills in oral presentations and debate and in writing about ancient medical issues.
Indicative AssessmentMajor Essay 4,000 words maximum (50%) Tutorial Tasks equivalent to 2,000 words (50%).
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 36 hours of contact over 12 weeks: 24 hours of lectures and 12 hours of tutorials; and b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4435||19 Feb 2018||27 Feb 2018||31 Mar 2018||25 May 2018||In Person||N/A|