Students will use their knowledge of biological molecules, structure-function relationships, genetics, and the interaction of organisms with their environments to explore how evolutionary forces have shaped the diversity of the biotic world. ALL other required biology courses must be completed or must be in the process of completion to enroll in this course. Assessment of biology program goals will occur in this course.( Offered spring semester only). Includes required reading section. Prerequisites: "C" or better in all biology courses (Biology 101, 102, 282, 308) or permission of instructor. This course may not be taken as a coordinated study. Credit, 4 hours.