2023-2024 Catalog 
  
    Mar 05, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog
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BIO-228 Introduction to Marine Biology


4 Credit(s)
3 Lab Hour(s)
3 Lecture Hour(s)
This course provides a basic introduction to marine environments, emphasizing ecological principles governing marine life throughout the world. Topics include basic oceanography, marine ecological systems, planktonic communities, deep-sea biology, subtidal and intertidal ecology, estuarine and coral reef communities, human impact, mariculture and pollution. Lab sessions will include in-house lab exercises, field experiences, analysis of data, group projects and report writing.

Prerequisite(s): BIO-101 ; BIO-203  


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