Science - Course - Biology of Invertebrates

  • Course Code: BIOL442
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3crs.: 3lec.)
  • Course Type: Departmental Elective (DE)

Course Description

This course surveys the diversity of invertebrates and their functional systems, emphasizing the basic themes that define each phylum and those that are common to all animals. The course focuses on evolution, life histories, physiology, and anatomy of the major phyla and the diversity of the minor phyla. Pre-req.: BIOL 231.