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BIOL 28600 Introduction to Ecology and Evolution (Distance)

Session Offered:

Fall,Summer Credit 2.0

Prerequisites:

BIOL 11000 AND (BIOL 11100 OR BTNY 21000) OR BIOL 12100

Description:

Evolutionary processes and ecological principles associated with individuals, populations, communities, and ecosystems.  Topics include genetic drift, natural selection, adaptation, life tables, population dynamics, competition, predation, biodiversity, and ecological stability, with emphasis on natural systems.

Instructor(s):
JEFFREY LUCAS

E-mail:
jlucas@purdue.edu

Textbook(s):

Required

Title: The Economy of Nature  

ISBN:9780716786979

Author: Ricklefs

Edition: 6

Summer: 

Title: Ecology, Evolution, Application, Integration

ISBN: 9780190638887

Author: David Krohne

Edition: 2

Optional - Not required, but highly recommended

Notes:

This is an on-line course requiring ON CAMPUS EXAMS!



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