Speciation and extinctions in time and space

Lifelong learning – 7.5 credits, Course code GG1013
Start Fall term period 1
Language: Swedish

This course is given in Swedish, for more information visit the course's Swedish page.

How and why are new species formed? And why do other species become extinct? Ever since Darwin formulated his ideas scientists have tried to explain this. This course examines genetics, plate tectonics, ethology, climatology, behavioral ecology and environment in an attempt to answer these questions.

Course Director
Otto HermelinOtto Hermelin
Department of Geological Sciences

Stockholm University
106 91 Stockholm


Admission requirements


Please apply at: www.antagning.se 



Department of Geological Sciences
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