Feb 22, 2024  
Course Catalog 2021-2022 
    
Course Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 317 - Molecular Ecology and Evolution


An introduction to the concepts and issues in molecular evolution and the emerging field of molecular ecology. Course emphasizes the unique insights provided by the application of molecular methods to questions in ecology and evolution. Topics include rates and processes of molecular evolution, phylogenetic systematics, phylogeography, population genetics, forensics and conservation genetics. Three hours lecture and three hours laboratory per week.

Prerequisites
Any 200-level Biology course or Permission of Instructor

Credits 1



Notes
BIO 211 BIO 211 - Genetics  strongly recommended

Area
Natural Science

Division
Natural Science

Compass Attributes
Natural Science