(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: 

Understanding of Principles

An understanding of the principles of molecular evolution.

Hands On Experience

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

Appreciation for Evolution

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