Applications of Phylogenetics

Course Number: 
SIO 293
Course Description: 
Overview of the computer-based methods for constructing phylogenetic trees using morphological and molecular data. Lectures and labs cover evolutionary and ecological transformations, biodiversity measurements, biogeography, systematics and taxonomy. An independent project and presentation are required.
Prerequisites: 
graduate standing or consent of instructor.
Number of Units: 
6
Academic Year: 
2012-2013