Courses of Study 2022-2023 
    
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Courses of Study 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BIOEE 4700 - [Herpetology, Lectures]


(CU-SBY)     
Fall. Not offered: 2022-2023. Next offered: 2023-2024. 2 credits. Student option grading.

Recommended prerequisite: BIOEE 2740 

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Lectures cover various aspects of the biology of amphibians and reptiles, including evolution, zoogeography, ecology, behavior, and physiology.

Outcome 1: Acquire knowledge of the major groups of amphibians and reptiles, with respect to their main diagnostic characteristics.

Outcome 2: Move freely back and forth between classifications and evolutionary trees of amphibians and reptiles on a global basis.

Outcome 3: Synthesize, integrate, and discuss details of morphology, ecology, behavior, and physiology for major lineages of amphibians and reptiles.

Outcome 4: Have a working familiarity with the characteristics that distinguish ~50 species of amphibians and reptiles, including primarily those found in NY, as well as construct a key to an initially unknown fauna.

Outcome 5: Think integratively and synthetically about the biology and future of amphibians and reptiles on a global and local basis.



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