Examines the basic concepts of evolution, including natural selection, significance of behavior, and sexual reproduction, adaption, speciation, and the history of life on earth. The historical framework of evolutionary thought, as well as modern aspects and applications of the theory, will be studied and discussed. Students will be able to explore topics and areas of evolution that are of special interest to them. (3 cr. hrs.) (Spring). Prerequisite: One year of college biology or instructor consent. Lecture only. Fulfills upper-level science requirements. Does not satisfy lab science requirements.