597ED--DNA to Diversity: Evolution and Development of Animal Form

How do complex morphologies develop from a single-cell embryo? What makes the human hand different from the horse's hoof, the bat's wing, or the flipper of a whale? These and related questions will be addressed as we explore the genetic and developmental basis of evolutionary change.

Fulfills biology core requirement area(s):

Evolution and Biodiversity

Cellular Biology and Development

Fulfills plant requirement for biology majors?

No

Fulfills lab requirement for biology majors?

No

Fulfills general education requirement for non-biology majors?

No