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Mammalogy
MAMMA & LAB
CLASS CODE: BIO 447 CREDITS:  3 FEE:  $25.00
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: BIOLOGY
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: A study of mammalian diversity, systematics, evolution, morphology, distribution, and natural history. At least one field trip is required.
TAUGHT: Fall
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Basic characteristics of mammals
Evolutionary relationships of mammals
Form and function
Ecology of mammals
Behavior of mammals
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: To provide students with an understanding of the evolution and characteristics of mammals; to explore structure, function, behavior, and ecology of mammals in their various taxonomic subdivisions.
REQUIREMENTS: At least one field trip required; students will keep a field notebook, have periodic writing assignments, and take lecture and lab exams.
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2001