Evolution & Domestication

Evolution of the horse

How does the course work?

What you will learn

In this course you will learn about the evolution of the horse, including:

  • how evolution works;
  • what happened in the past 65 million years of horse evolution;
  • what the drivers of horse evolution were;
  • which equid species are still around today; and
  • how evolutionary processes can be reconstructed.

Course format



Dr Marie Dittmann