Ecology, Evolution, and Diversity of Life

BIO 6502 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Explores ecology, evolution, and the diversity of life, building on nationally tested, standards-based curriculum materials at the middle and secondary school levels, aligned with state and national standards. The subject matter includes the mechanisms behind evolution, the development and functioning of plants, the flow of matter and energy through ecosystems, and concepts of population structure and dynamics. Exposes students to the current state of knowledge in the scientific community through laboratory and field activities, outside reading, classroom presentations, and challenging class discussions.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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