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Open Yale Courses: Principles of Evolution, Ecology and Behavior

Open Yale Courses: Principles of Evolution, Ecology and Behavior

This is an online course recorded in 2009 in the Open Yale Courses Project. From the course main page: This course presents the principles of evolution, ecology, and behavior for students beginning their study of biology and of the environment. It discusses major ideas and results in a manner accessible to all Yale College undergraduates. Recent advances have energized these fields with results that have implications well beyond their boundaries: ideas, mechanisms, and processes that should form part of the toolkit of all biologists and educated citizens. Stephen C. Stearns is the Edward P. Bass Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and specializes in life history evolution and evolutionary medicine. He was educated at Yale, the University of Wisconsin, and the University of British... Show More


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CJ Fearnley
CJ Fearnley (Explorer in Universe)
8 years ago

I wrote a detailed review of OYC's EEB 122 with comparisons to other on-line video courses on Biology:

Technical Remarks:

Transcripts are very good.  Video quality is very good.  Slides are not available and squinting is sometimes necessary to read the slides.

Time spent reviewing site: About 1 hour every four days over five months