REM 221 Ecology

REM 221 Ecology (3 cr)

Same as For 221. Fundamental principles of ecology. Major topics covered by the course include the physical environment, how organisms interact with each other and their environment, evolutionary processes, population dynamics, communities, energy flow and ecosystems, human influences on ecosystems, and the integration and scaling of ecological processes through systems ecology. Computer-based materials are used extensively for guided independent learning of ecology; a good working knowledge of Windows-based computer systems is recommended. An online version of this course is offered as a separate section. Course information: EcologyOnline.net. Recommended Preparation: Introductory botany and zoology.

Prereq: Biol 102/Biol 102L or Biol 114 or Biol 115 or PlSc 205; or Permission

Cross Listed Courses

FOR 221