University of Portland Bulletin 2019-2020

BIO 453 Evolution

Required capstone course for Biology majors. Includes coverage of sources of genetic variation, speciation, phylogenetic analyses, and extinction. Students are strongly encouraged to take their sub-cellular lab requirement before they take this course. Students are required to take the course during the Senior year. Three hours of lecture per week.


BIO 208 and BIO 278 or BIO 206 and 276, all with a C- or higher
  • Up one level
  • 400