544--Ornithology (4 cr)

Prerequisites: Grade C or better in BIOL 280

Lecture: origin of birds, speciation, diversity, flight, territoriality, migration, navigation, communication, conservation. Lab: bird identification, anatomy, field studies. Text and field guide required. Lab practicals, 2 lecture exams plus final. Prerequisite: upper level biology course or consent of instructor.

Offered Spring Semesters Only

Biology Core Requirement Area: 
Evolution and Biodiversity
Plant requirement: 
No
Lab Requirement: 
Yes
General Education Requirement: 
No