|Course Cluster: Planetary Science|
This course covers current areas of research in evolutionary biology. Topics include the evidence for evolution, the nature of variation, adaptive and random evolutionary processes in natural populations, mechanisms of speciation, origin of major groups, reconstruction of the history of life through comparative analysis of morphological and DNA sequence data, coevolution of plant-animal interactions, and the application of evolutionary principles to conservation biology.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: ([MB&B181 or BIOL181] AND [BIOL182 or MB&B182])
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (BIOL)(ENVS-MN)(ENVS)(INFO-MN)(SISP)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Freeman and Herron, EVOLUTIONARY ANALYSIS, 4th ed.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Midterm exam, final exam and a poster project.
|Instructor(s): Sultan,Sonia Times: .M.W... 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: SCIE141; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 50||SR major: 13||JR major: 6|| || |
|Seats Available: 22||GRAD: 4||SR non-major: 13||JR non-major: 6||SO: 8||FR: 0|
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