EEB323H1: Evolutionary Genetics

Hours

36L/12T

Evolutionary biology rests on a foundation of evolutionary genetics. This course focuses on the core ideas in population genetics and extends to evolutionary genomics. Students are exposed to the mathematical theory underlying evolutionary genetics and will learn the mathematical foundations underlying these ideas. Topics include the population genetics of mutation, migration, drift, and selection, evolutionary analysis of DNA sequences, genome evolution, and the evolution of sexual reproduction.

Prerequisite
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
Living Things and Their Environment (4)