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Biology

BIOL 125 Ecology, Evolution and Diversity (1)

An introduction to biological diversity with emphasis on the origins of diversity, the phylogenetic relationships or organisms, and the ways in which these organisms interact and function in ecological communities. Topics to be covered include the origin of life, evolutionary change, phylogeny and classification, diversity in form and function, and the adaptations and interactions of organisms within communities and populations. Lecture, discussion, field, and laboratory experience.

  • Offering: Every semester
  • Instructor: Craig, Kephart, Rose