Genetic and phenotypic variation. Organisation of genetic variation. Random genetic drift. Mutation and the neutral theory. Darwinian selection. Inbreeding, population subdivision and migration. Evolutionary quantitative genetics. Population genomics. Human population genetics. Levels of selection and individuality. Arms races and irreversibility. Complexity. Applied evolution.
Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
GTS 251 and GTS 261 or permission from HOD.
2 lectures per week, 1 practical/tutorial per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Biochemistry, Genetics and Microbiology
Period of presentation
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