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Course Catalog 2021-2022 
Course Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 231 - Marine Biology

An introduction to the biology of marine organisms from an ecological perspective. Species interactions, distribution patterns and adaptations to the marine environment for the rocky intertidal, soft bottom, subtidal, deep sea, estuarine and coral reef habitats. Laboratories and field trips will provide a survey of marine algae and invertebrates. Three hours lecture, three hours laboratory per week.

BIO 101  or BIO 111  or BIO 114 or AP credit

Credits 1

A lab section must be selected with lecture.

Natural Science

Natural Science

Compass Attributes
Natural Science