BI359
Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 2
  • Lab: 4

A study of the major organs and systems of vertebrates from an evolutionary perspective. The understanding of structure is developed through study of the relationships to function and the variation that occurs across animal groups. Laboratory work emphasizes the dissection and detailed identification of structures in a number of vertebrate models, including those from both aquatic and terrestrial environments.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
BI256.
Exclusions
BI396s.
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Academic Planning Committee Revision January 19, 2017: BI359 New course; effective September 1, 2017.