Ecology Evolution Systematics and Population Biology Major

Description: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the relationships and interactions of small-scale biological systems, such as organisms, to each other, to complex and whole systems, and to the physical and other non-biological aspects of their environments. Includes instruction in biogeochemistry; landscape and/or marine/aquatic dynamics; decomposition; global and regional elemental budgets; biotic and abiotic regulation of nutrient cycles; ecophysiology; ecosystem resilience, disturbance, and succession; community and habitat dynamics; organismal interactions (co-evolution, competition, predation); paleoecology; and evolutionary ecology. Is Ecology Evolution Systematics and Population Biology the right major for you?
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Ecology Evolution Systematics and Population Biology Major

What Courses Do Ecology Evolution Systematics and Population Biology Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Ecology Evolution Systematics and Population Biology majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Ecophysiology
  • Evolutionary Ecology.
  • Geography
  • Paleoecology
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