(Bio - MMBio) Molecular Evolution
Theoretical foundations of molecular evolution; molecular phylogenetics, estimates of population genetic parameters, gene duplication, horizontal gene transfer, rates of evolution, molecular clocks.
 Hours4.0 Credit, 4.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesBio 420 or equivalent.
 TaughtFall even years
Course Outcomes: 

Hands On Experience

Hands on experience in data analysis, writing, and research.

Understanding of Principles

An understanding of the principles of molecular evolution.

Appreciation for Evolution

A general introduction to and hopefully an appreciation for molecular evolution from both theoretical and empirical perspectives.