Factors that influence population abundance and density, and how they change over time. It blends ecology, evolution, genetics, and mathematical modeling into a unified field. Concentrate on understanding single-species population growth models, including metapopulation concepts, as well as multi-species topics such as predation and competition.
This course can be applied toward:
MATH 155 or MATH 160; LIFE 220 or LIFE 320; STAT 301 or STAT 307.
This course is offered in the spring semester only and alternates between on campus and online delivery. This course will next be offered online in Spring 2020.
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