Spring 2017 not offered
|Certificates: Civic Engagement, Environmental Studies|
|Course Cluster: Health Studies|
In this advanced seminar, we consider how genetic and environmental factors interact to shape the development and behavior of organisms, including humans. After an initial series of lectures and discussions on foundational readings, the class will consist of in-depth student presentations and class discussion.
||Gen Ed Area Dept:
|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: BIOL214 OR BIOL218 OR [BIOL210 or MB&B210] OR [BIOL224 or NS&B224]
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (BIOL)(CEC)(CIS)(ENVS)(SISP)
Classic papers by J.B.S. Haldane, R.C. Lewontin and others including contemporary philosophers of biology; current articles from the primary biological and medical literature on topics of students' choice.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Oral presentation and accompanying written assignment.