Gateway to Biology: Genetics and Evolution

BIOLOGY 202LA

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-Mendelian inheritance, quantitative genetics, genetic mapping, evidence for evolution, natural selection, genetic drift, kin selection, speciation, molecular evolution, phylogenetic analysis. Relevance to human family and social structure, evolution of infectious disease, human hereditary disorders, social implications of genetic knowledge. Not open to students who have taken or are currently enrolled in Biology 203L. Taught in Beaufort at Duke Marine Lab. Instructor: Schultz

Notes

Fall 2020 offering; Duke Marine Lab

Prerequisites

Not open to students who have taken or are currently enrolled in Biology 203L

Curriculum Codes
  • STS
  • NS
Typically Offered
Spring Only