Population and evolutionary genetics 367

Modulekode GTS 367
Kwalifikasie Undergraduate
Fakulteit Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences

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.

Modulekrediete 18.00
NQF Level 07
Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Prerequisites GTS 251 and GTS 261 GS.
Contact time 1 practical/tutorial per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Biochemistry, Genetics and Microbiology
Period of presentation Semester 2

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