Course Descriptions

01:447:470 Evolutionary Developmental Biology (3)


Examination of the origin of the vertebrate body plan as a classical problem in evolutionary biology. Applications of paleontology, comparative anatomy, developmental biology, and newer genetic and genomic approaches to answer evolutionary questions. Survey of animal diversity.

Credits: 3


Students must have previously completed Genetic Analysis I (01:447:384) or Genetics (01:447:380).