May 22, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalogue 
    
2018-2019 Academic Catalogue

BI 307 - Vertebrate Biology


Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 3
Credit Hours: 4

This course explores the evolutionary origins,diversity, and important aspects of the behavior and ecology of extant vertebrates, including: fish, amphibians, mammals, reptiles and birds. The laboratory portion of the course uses field trips and laboratory exercises to provide hands-on experiences with vertebrates in their natural habitats, with emphasis on species in Virginia. Prerequisite(s): BI 101  and BI 102  or BI 111 , BI 112  and BI 113