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Biology (BIOL)

Faculty of Science
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

BIOL 4203 [0.5 credit]

Evolution of Sex

The evolution of sex, including meiosis, syngamy, sex determination, sex chromosomes, and gender from organismal, genetic, and developmental perspectives; the origin, maintenance, function, and ubiquity of sex.
Prerequisites: one of BIOL 2104 or BIOL 2106, and one of BIOL 3609, BIOL 3611, or BIOL 4103.
Lectures three hours a week.

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