Biology | Evolution
L318 | 0553 | Raff, R
Course Format: Lecture 2:30P-3:45P, TR, JH A100.
Prerequisites: Biol L311 or S311.
Course Description: Provides a rigorous exploration of the theory of
evolution-the conceptual core of biology. Topics include origins and
history of life; the interplay of heredity and environment in shaping
adaptation; molecular, behavioral, and social evolution; patterns of
speciation, extinction, and their consequences; methods for inferring
evolutionary relationships among organisms.
Required Text: TBA
Weekly Assignments: TBA