AbstractEvolution is the fundamental concept that underlies all life sciences and continues to contribute to advances in medicine, public health, and conservation. Gain a solid understanding of the evidence for evolution, its basic mechanisms, the process of speciation, and the remarkable diversity of life in the world today. Look at how new evidence, ideas and technologies are contributing to evolutionary science. Explore the human fossil record, the use of DNA in reconstructing evolutionary history, and the relevance of evolution to modern agriculture and medicine. Offered in partnership with the American Museum of Natural History. Accelerated online course. Please register 2 weeks prior course start date to ensure receipt of course materials. Target audience: educators 6-adult. Note: Shortly before the course begins, you will receive an email directly from AMNH providing information on how to access the online course. The e-mail will go to your "preferred" e-mail address (as listed in the Hamline database), and you should receive it by the week prior to the course start date. Courses offered in partnership with AMNH are nonrefundable after the start date of the course. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for the current tuition amount.