BI240 Marine Biology

Marine Biology is a basic course in the marine biology sequence.  It covers the following topics:  Oceanography, Marine Chemistry, and Botany.  Also covered are an introduction to Invertebrate and Vertebrate Zoology and emerging fields in marine biology.  The course has a laboratory component that includes marine chemistry and physical oceanography labs, a seaweed lab, a variety of observations of live marine life from the marine laboratory and a marine taxonomy lab. Offered even year, Fall.

Credit hours: 3.0

Additional Prerequisites / Conditions: Corequisite: BI240L

Last updated: 08/07/2023