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Forensic Anthropology Field School 2017
Check your summer listings, it is planned for Summer A! Please contact me if you have questions. Non-UND students are welcome, please contact the Registrar's Office for instructions on how and how much to register for this 6 credit course.
2017 Summer A May 15-June 23 2017
About the Field School
ANTH 441 Forensic Anthropology Field School is a 6 week course providing practical experience in field and analytical techniques relevant to both forensic anthropology and its parent field physical anthropology. Students will be active in the following pursuits:
- Field survey of outdoor death scene
- Burial location and excavation
- Manual (non-digital) mapping and scene recording
- Laboratory preparation of skeletal remains
- Basic knowledge of human skeletal anatomy
No previous anatomy or anthropology experience is required, but you must be able to abide decomposing tissue and human skeletal material.