Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 
    Sep 26, 2020  
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 4030 - Evolution

4 cr
This course is a survey of evolutionary processes with an emphasis on natural selection. The class provides a background that allows students to understand the origin and maintenance of biodiversity and to be able to apply abstract evolutionary concepts to a wide range of organisms.  This course will cover current theory in evolution as well as the history of the evolutionary concept and its impacts on society.  The discussion period focuses on interesting and important readings in evolutionary biology.
Prerequisite: 'C' or better in BIO 1121 BIO 1122 , BIO 3070  and BIO 3060  or BIO 3065 .