BIOL 170 General Zoology

A survey of the animal kingdom, from simple to complex. Major invertebrate and vertebrate animal groups will be covered with emphasis on structure, function, life history characteristics and evolutionary advancements of each. Topics of animal ecology, with emphasis on regional species, concludes the course. Co-requisite: BIOL 170L - General Zoology Lab. Pre-requisites: BIOL 150/BIOL 150L - General Biology I and Lab, BIOL 151/BIOL 151L - General Biology II and Lab. This course is part of the university's Writing Across the Curriculum/Writing in the Disciplines program. Spring.