2018-2019 UNDERGRADUATE ACADEMIC CATALOG 
    
    Nov 18, 2018  
2018-2019 UNDERGRADUATE ACADEMIC CATALOG

BIO 445 - Evolution

3 credits
Prerequisite(s): BIO 125 , BIO 126  
This course will explore the origins of biological diversity. Major topics covered will include the molecular mechanisms of evolutionary change, developmental biology, natural selection, the consequences of sexual reproduction, evidence for evolution, and phylogenetics. Particular emphasis will be placed on discussion of current research in evolutionary biology. This course is offered every other year in spring semesters.