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This unit brings together a collection of units from the OpenLearn site that would be...
This unit brings together a collection of units from the OpenLearn site that would be of interest to anyone wishing to study Darwin’s theory of evolution and natural selection and how his work has gone on to influence other work around this theory.
By the end of this unit you should be able to:
- have an understanding of Darwin’s theory of evolution and natural selection;
- see how his theory has influenced other work in this area and beyond.
We have divided the collection under the following headings:
Evolution and natural selection
Animals at the extremes
How Darwin has influenced others
These sub-sections can be navigated around by using the section breakdown list on the right-hand of the screen. Within the sections you will see a list of units that appear elsewhere on the OpenLearn site, click on the link and this will take you to the appropriate unit. Please use the ‘back’ button to return to the main Studying Darwin unit, or use the breadcrumb trial which you will see above
This material is from our archive and is an adapted extract from Darwin and evolution (S170) which is no longer taught by The Open University. If you want to study formally with us, you may wish to explore other courses we offer in this.
This is an extract from an Open University course which is no longer available to new students. If you found this interesting you could explore more free Natural History course units or view the range of currently available OU Natural History courses.