Molecular Ecology and Evolution

Module code: NS4006

Topics Covered

  • Molecular markers and their properties
  • Use of molecular markers in understanding behaviour, ecology and evolution
  • Application of molecular markers to conservation and environmental issues
  • Application of molecular markers in other disciplines

Learning

  • 20 hours of lectures
  • 4 hours of seminars
  • 9 hours of tutorials 
  • 12 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 105 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Exam, 2 hours (60%)
  • Coursework (20%)
  • Practical report (10%)
  • Student presented seminar (10%)