Primate Behavior

Course Type: 
ATH
Code: 
3300
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

An exploration of the biology, behavior, and cognitive abilities of the Order Primates -- prosimians, monkeys, apes, and humans. Nonhuman primates are studied as unique animals, focusing on their distinctive biological attributes and behavioral adaptations, and humans and nonhuman primates are compared in order to identify the biological and behavioral features they share.