Biology | Evolution and Diversity
L111 | 7647-7648 | Tansey, M
Course format: Lecture: 9:30A-10:45A, TR, JH 124. Students should
anticipate one hour of discussion section each week.
Requirements: Above section for Biological and other science
majors. Preference will be given to freshmen and sophomores only.
Please note: section 7647 is open to all students.
Course description: Evolution, natural selection, speciation,
macroevolution, early history of life, organismal function
emphasizing diversity: morphology, physiology, behavior, ecology.
What is science?
Required text: Campbell, et al. “Biology”, seventh edition.
Weekly assignments: Read one chapter of text.
Exams/papers: Two midterm exams and a final exam