This course examines how interactions among organisms and their biotic and abiotic environments influence the quantitative and molecular genetics of natural populations. Following a brief introduction to theoretical population and quantitative genetics, students make extensive use of the primary literature to examine current research in this area. Prerequisites: (BIO 135, BIO 145 and BIO 215) or (BIO 101 and BIO 102), or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit in BIO 444.
|(BIO 135, BIO 145 and BIO 215) or (BIO 101 and BIO 102), or permission of instructor||1 course|