Students look at important issues such as health and illness, globalisation, poverty and development as well as human species with a focus on evolution, variation, diet, and adaptation to diverse environments.
Examples of final-year project titles
Forgotten voices – children in anthropology
A study of the behavioural patterns and enclosure utilisation of a captive group of squirrel monkeys (Saimiri).
The University's laboratories are fully equipped with facilities for Anthropological studies. We also have excellent microcomputing facilities as well as specialist behavioural observation equipment and Geographic Information Systems.
From Roehampton you can easily access the many world-class facilities of London, such as:
the Natural History Museum, London Zoo, Grant Museum, University College London and Primate Society of Great Britain.