GENE (BIOL) 3000
Meets Tuesday/Thursdays 11:00 a.m. 12:15 p.m.
C127 Davison Life Sciences Complex
Dr. Rodney Mauricio Dr. Daniel Promislow
C224 Davison Life Sciences C214 Davison Life Sciences
Office hours: By appointment Office hours: By appointment
2) TEACHING ASSISTANTS
Ms. Tina Bell Mr. Philip Berry
C328 Davison Life Sciences C320 Davison Life Sciences
3) COURSE DESCRIPTION AND PREREQUISITES
An introduction to biological evolution, from the level of genes to species. The prerequisite for this
course is BIOL 1108 or its equivalent. You should have a firm grasp of Mendelian genetics and
understand basic concepts of molecular genetics and biochemistry. Since evolutionary biology has a
substantial mathematical component, you should feel comfortable with algebra.
4) COURSE OBJECTIVES AND EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES