Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

BIO 235 Evolution(RLA)

4 hours. The principles of the neo-Darwin theory of evolution; the origin and evolution of life; mechanisms of evolution and the roles of genetic variation, natural selection, isolation, and chance; species concepts and speciation; phylogeny; the tempo and mode of evolution; molecular evolution; the impact of genomics on evolutionary relationships; and an introduction to the use of pertinent scientific literature.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

BIO 180 and BIO 181

Notes

Formerly BIO 322.