D. Evolution and Systematics

The following course list is subject to modification. Refer to sample syllabi and the Course Guide for additional information.  Courses with “Y” in the Approved Lab column satisfy the Intermediate/Advanced breadth lab requirement OR the Additional Lab or Field Research experience (for L&S Biology Majors).

  Credits Approved Lab
Anthro 302 3 Hominoid Evolution
Anthro 304 3 Heredity, Environment & Human Populations
Anthro/Botany/Zoology 410 3 Evolutionary Biology
Anthro 411 3 The Evolution of the Genus, Homo
Anthro 458 3 Primate Behavioral Ecology
Anthro 603 3 Seminar in Evolutionary Theory
Anthro 658 3 Ecological Models of Behavior
Botany 400 4 Y Plant Systematics
Botany 401 4 Y Vascular Flora of Wisconsin
Botany 422 3 Plant Geography
Botany 563 3 Phylogenetic Analysis of Molecular Data
Botany/Genetics/Md Genet 629 3 Evolutionary Genetics
Entom/Genetics/Zoology 624 3 Molecular Ecology
Envir St/F&W Ecol/Zoology 360 3 Extinction of Species
Genetics 468 3 General Genetics II
GeoSci/Zoology 541 3 Paleobiology
Microbio 450 2 Diversity, Ecology & Evolution of Microorganisms
Psych 449 3 Animal Behavior
Psych 450 3 Primates & Us (formerly Animal Behavior-The Primates)
Psych/Zoology 550 3 Animal Communication & the Origins of Language
Zoology 300 3 Invertebrate Biology & Evolution
Zoology 301 2 Y Invertebrate Biology & Evolution Lab
Zoology 425 3 Behavioral Ecology