2018-2019 Residential Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 12, 2018  
2018-2019 Residential Undergraduate Catalog

BI 4020 - Evolution


The theory of evolution is the intellectual glue that bonds all the sub‐disciplines of biology into a coherent system. The goal of this seminar/reading course is to introduce students to major topics of evolutionary theory. Examined, among other items, are origins of specific adaptations, co‐evolution, sex ratios, sexual selection, speciation rates, the origin of life, and major events in the evolution of organisms. Prerequisites: BI 1111 BI 1114 . Offered in odd springs. (4 Credits)