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Major Transition in Evolution

  • Teacher(s):   Y.Ulrich  
  • Course given in: English
  • ECTS Credits: 1.5 credits
  • Schedule: Autumn Semester 2019-2020, 1.0h. course (weekly average)
  •  sessions
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Objectives

The aim of this course is to discuss some of the major transitions that occurred in the course of evolution. The general idea is that students will be able to work on a topic they selected themselves -as there has been enough learning by heart in the cursus…..

Contents

Students (in groups of 2 or 3) will identify a specific topic of interest, read the relevant scientific literature, and make a short presentation. There will then be a discussion between all participants of the course. The discussion will be lead by the students presenting and myself. Examples of topics that have previously been chosen by students include: Evolutionary explanation for the evolution of cooperation, speciation, the resolution of genomic conflict, the evolution of sex chromosomes, the moulding of senescence, and the evolution of sexes.

Pre-requisites

Being open-minded

Schedule detail : Cours non ouvert aux étudiant·e·s d'échange

Evaluation

First attempt

Exam:
Without exam (cf. terms)  
Evaluation:

Grades will be given on the basis of the presentation and participation to the class.

Retake

Exam:
Oral 0h20 minutes
Documentation:
Not allowed
Calculator:
Not allowed
Evaluation:

Examen organisé par l'Ecole de Biologie



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