EEB323H1: Evolutionary Genetics

Hours: 
24L/24T

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, analysis of sequence variation, and the evolution of sexual reproduction.

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