Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

Anth 577 Primatology Field Methods

Focus on methods for collecting behavioral and ecological data on free-ranging primates through a combination of field exercises and lectures. Curriculum includes development of ethograms, sampling methods and recording rules, mapping, and estimating resource availability. Students learn methods within a natural reserve setting populated by living primates. Also offered for undergraduate-level credit as Anth 477 and may be taken only once for credit.




Prerequisites: Anth 101 or permission of instructor.
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