The Evolution of the Horse
Dr. Anne Schwab, Ph.D. Biology and Science
In this one time biology course, learners will be taken on a journey through time to discover the evolution of the modern horse. It is a science course for horse lovers. #academic
US Grade 6 - 9
This one-time biology course is all about the evolution of the horse. Horses have a rich fossil record and are often used as a classic example of evolution. We will explore the last 55 million years of horse evolution from its earliest ancestors to the modern horse and the factors that likely led to these changes. We will also discuss some more recent findings and how they have affected our interpretation. At the beginning of class, learners may introduce themselves and I will give an...
After taking 'Evolution of the Horse', students will be able identify the ancestors of the modern horse. Learners will be able to discuss differences between them and when and where they lived. They will also have an idea of the major trends in horse evolution and the environmental factors that influenced them.
I have a PhD in Biology from McGill University and and a former researcher with several publications. I have taught various subjects in Biology, such as Genetics, Morphology, Parasitoogy and General Biology at the University level. I am also a horse-lover and a professional coach and trainer in equestrian Dressage.
Meet the teacher
My name is Anne Schwab and I am excited to start sharing my knowledge about the biological sciences with your learners. I teach classes in general biology as well as topics such as parasitology, entomology, genetics and ecology. I also teach...
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Completed by 28 learners
Live video meetings
1-6 learners per class