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BIOL 314. Mammalogy

Credits: 4
Department: Biology
Description: Biology of mammals: phylogeny, classification, evolutionary origins, morphology, ecology, behavior, population dynamics, life histories, adaptations.
Prerequisites: BIOL 308
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Identify characteristics of mammals which differentiate them from other life forms.
2. Interpret evolutionary relationships among groups of mammal species.
3. Compare and contrast morphological, physiological and behavioral characteristics of mammals and their functions.
4. Apply the scientific method to field and laboratory investigations of mammalian biology.

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