Marine Biology

Course Type: 
BIO
Code: 
4730
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
5
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Oceanic ecosystem dynamics and the biological communities associated with different marine habitats. Emphasizes structural and physiological adaptations of organisms to their environment and interactions among different species (competition, predation, and mutualisms). Current threats to marine habitats. Includes a 1 week field trip to the North Carolina coast.

Prerequisites: 

Undergraduate level BIO 2310 Minimum Grade of C