Marine Biology

Course Type: 
BIO
Code: 
6730
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
5
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Lectures cover oceanic ecosystem dynamics and the biological communities associated with different marine habitats. Emphasis is placed on structural and physiological adaptations of organisms to their environment and interactions among different species (competition, predation, and mutualisms). Current threats to marine habitats are discussed. The course includes a 1 week field trip to the North Carolina coast.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.