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Fall 2015
Nov 29, 2015
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BIOL 49300 - Introduction To Ethology
Credit Hours: 3.00. (PSY 49400) Animal and human behavior is presented from an ethological perspective. Emphasis is on observation and description of natural behaviors, motivation, the behavioral aspects of ecology, the evolution of behavior, and the domestication of animals. Several representative groups of wild and domesticated species will be discussed and illustrated with slides and films with respect to individual and social behavior, predator-prey relationships, etc. Field trips will augment classroom work. A critical examination of popular books in ethology will be made against the background of this course. Typically offered Fall.
3.000 Credit hours

Levels: Graduate, Professional, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Science
Department: Biological Sciences

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Undergraduate level BIOL 11100 Minimum Grade of D- or (Undergraduate level BIOL 12100 Minimum Grade of D- and Undergraduate level BIOL 13100 Minimum Grade of D-)

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