BIOL 4361. Evolutionary Biology. 3 Hours.
Evolution is the core theory of modern biology. Students will be introduced to the major principles of evolutionary biology, from the history of evolutionary thought through theory and current concepts of evolution. Emphasis will be placed on molecular and cellular evolution, mechanisms of evolution including natural selection, gene flow, founder effect, and speciation. Fall, Spring. Demonstrated college-level readiness in reading, writing, and math.
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of "C" in BIOL 1411, BIOL 1413, BIOL 2440, BIOL 3450, and Junior standing.