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UP-306 Evolutionary Genetics

Period P3b - Université de Poitiers, FranceYear 2
UP-306Evolutionary Genetics6 ECTSPeriod P3bUP
Objectives:Advance Research seminars on the use of genetics to study evolution. Evolution of the genomes in a symbiotic life style (e.g. transposable elements). Paleovirology. Evolution of mitochondrial DNA. Advance lecture and practical work on population and metapopulation genetics applies to conservation (e.g. structure, Mega software). Quantitative trait loci approach.

Outcomes:Being able to use genetic methods in relation to evolutionary biology questions. Manipulation of the software to study genetics at the population level.
ElectiveTaught in EN, FRMixed
EvaluationWorkload : 150 hours
Written Exam80%Lecture42
Oral ExamSeminar
ReportPractice8
Paper20%Total50h
DefenceFieldNo