BE106 - Biology of Animals

An introduction to the biology of invertebrate and vertebrate animals. Evolution and functional architecture of animal body plans, patterns of structure and function, survival strategies, principles of animal ecology and evolution, and phylogeny of animal groups examined through lab, discussion, and investigative activities. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Scientific Investigation of the Natural World lab or field requirement.

Prerequisite: Strong high school chemistry highly recommended.

Degree requirement — Critical Perspectives: Lab

1 unit — Gamboa, McGinn

Offerings

Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2023 Block 2 Biology of Animals Brian Linkhart Olin Hall 482 25 / 2 04/14/2024
Fall 2023 Block 3 Biology of Animals Maybellene Gamboa Olin Hall 482 24 / 2 04/14/2024
Spring 2024 Block 5 Biology of Animals Maybellene Gamboa Olin Hall 482 24 / 0 04/14/2024
Spring 2024 Block 6 Biology of Animals Brian Linkhart Olin Hall 482 24 / 0 04/14/2024
Fall 2024 Block 3 Biology of Animals Kate McGinn TBA 24 / 24 04/14/2024
Fall 2024 Block 4 Biology of Animals Maybellene Gamboa TBA 24 / 24 04/14/2024
Spring 2025 Block 5 Biology of Animals Maybellene Gamboa TBA 24 / 24 04/14/2024
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