Syllabus academic year 2007/2008
THEORETICAL EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGYTEK275

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: A (Second level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand. Optional for: Pi3. Course coordinator: Jörgen Ripa, Jorgen.Ripa@teorekol.lu.se, Ekologiska institutionen. Recommended prerequisits: TEK290, Biology Introductory Course. Assessment: Teaching consists of lectures, computer exercises, seminars and project work. Seminars, computer exercises, the project work and the course elements associated with these are compulsory. Assessment takes the form of a written exam at the end of the course. Further information: The course cannot be credited as part of a degree along with BIO736 Theoretical ecology. Home page: http://www.biol.lu.se.

Aim
A deeper understanding of basic evolutionary concepts, models and theoretical results.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Contents
The course consists of a few main topics, divided into subtopics:

Literature
According to a list determined by the department, available at least five weeks before the start of the course, see the web-page for Undergraduate Studies in Biology