University of Portland Bulletin 2020-2021

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; all with a C- or higher
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  • 400