Fall
2013
Final exams may be viewed Jan. 8 (1-2 pm) or Jan. 20 (3-4 pm) in my office.
Presentations: Lesack, Xue, Skaien, Nguyen, Bail, Byers/Osmond, Song, Ibrahim, Alharbi, Thistlethwaite
The final will be DEC 10, 12:00- 2:30PM . Location is Woodward (IRC) 3..
The lecture notes are posted here in PDF form. (also will available from CopyRight in the SUB)
Note: The class will follow the lecture notes only loosely. These notes are provided as an extra add-on; if the difference in coverage between class and notes bothers you, please just take notes in class.
Some recommended
problems to practice with from Hedrick (2000), available in Woodward. Also, here are some practice problems from Hartl and Clark.
Assignment 1, due Tuesday September 17 in class. answers.
Assignment 2, due Thursday September 26 in class answers.
Assignment 3, due Thursday October 3 in class answers
Assignment 4, due Tuesday October 15 in class answers
Assignment 5, due Tuesday October 22 in class answers
Assignment 6, due Thursday November 7 in class answers
Assignment 7, due Thursday November 21 in class answers
Professor: Dr. Michael Whitlock
Office: Biodiversity 216
Office Hours: Mondays 1:30-2:30 (or after class)
E-mail: whitlock@zoology.ubc.ca
Charlesworth and Charlesworth, Elements of Evolutionary Genetics. Text will be available at the bookstore or online. Note that it will be much cheaper to order online directly from the publisher, but it takes two weeks to arrive.
Final |
50% |
Mid-term |
30% |
Assignments (homework)
and participation |
20% |
Make-ups for the final exam will follow the university policy. No make-ups for the mid-term are given. If a student misses the mid-term for a valid reason, the final exam grade will be counted for the mid-term as well.