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BIO 227: Biology of Animals

This course is an intensive study of the diversity, evolutionary and environmental relationships, structures and functions of the major animal groups. Animals are studied with an emphasis on comparative anatomy and physiology, behavior, and ecology. Lectures will incorporate interactive discussions and activities that address our current understanding of animal biology. Laboratory topics will focus on taxonomy and anatomy using models, live specimens, behavioral experiments and dissection. The title of this course was previously Zoology.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; BIO 101 minimum grade "C"

Credits
4
Lecture Hours
45
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
45
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
90

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