2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Jul 18, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

BIOL 270 - Evolution

Credits: Four (4)
This course will provide a foundation that students will use to understand (and integrate) all other biological disciplines. The student will gain an understanding of the causes and consequences of organismal change through time. Topics will include the genetic basis of change, change at the population level, phenotypic change within lineages, macroevolutionary change across geologic time scales and the mechanisms of speciation.
General Education Area: Natural Science
Prerequisite: BIOL-118, and BIOL-260
Corequisite: BIOL-270L