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BIOL 4602 [0.5 credit] Evolutionary Applications across Disciplines: From Medicine to Conservation

Evolutionary principles contributing to advancements across fields including medicine, agriculture, conservation, climate change, and engineering. Topics include evolution of virulence, causes of variation in human health, evolution of resistance to pesticides, interventions for recovery of species at risk, and biomimetic modeling in engineering and architecture.
Prerequisite(s): BIOL 1104 and third-year standing.
Lectures/workshops three hours per week.