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Evolutionary Biology

This course will look at the various mechanisms of evolution, how these mechanisms work, and how change is measured. After a review of the evolutionary concepts of selection and speciation, the course will examine methods of investigating and interpreting evolutionary change, wrapping up with a look at the history of life according to the fossil record and a discussion of the broad range of life forms as they are currently classified. This free course may be completed online at any time. See course site for detailed overview and learning outcomes. (Biology 312)


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