2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 01, 2023  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 6720 - Ornithology

Credit Hour(s): 4
This class is an introduction to the world of birds. We will cover the whole range of scales important to any organism from genetics that underlie evolution and phylogeny to global ecology and conservation. You will be introduced to diversity, form and function, physiology, behavior, life history, ecology and conservation of birds. Lectures are paired with labs that add hands on experience in bird research. We will work on bird identification by sound and sight, and study design.
Corequisite(s): BIO6720L
Enrollment Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.

Level: Graduate
Schedule Type(s): Lecture