Introduction to Marine Biology

Nature of oceans, their role sustaining life on planet. Diversity/ecology of organisms that live in coastal, deep, open seas. Effects of humans on marine life. Resilience of marine life, its importance to human society. Cultures of oceanic peoples. Selected topics. 

Prerequisites

  • BIOL 1001 or
  • BIOL 1009 or
  • BIOL 2002 or
  • ESCI 1006 or
  • ESCI 1106 or
  • instructor consent
Course ID
FW 2003
Credits
3
Semester Offered
Spring
Course Frequency
every year