|Spring Term 2014 Terrestrial Field Ecology - 3023 - BIOL 345
Prerequisites/Notes: BIOL 120 or BIOL 140 or BIOL 170, and sophomore standing
Catalog Description : A hands-on course intended to demonstrate basic ecological principles using local terrestrial ecosystems. Field research projects will introduce students to methods in hypothesis development, experimental design, data collection, statistical analysis, and scientific writing and presentation. Research topics will include estimating population size, community structure, plant-animal interactions, and foraging behavior. Lecture and laboratory.
Attributes: NS Lab Course GER (01cr), Nat Science Div GER (01cr), BM Natural Science (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course