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"

Class offerings by semester

Fall 2019 Winter 2020 SP/SU 2020
  offered in the daytime  

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5:00pm) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5:00pm) offered online Online Class

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