BIO*424*11 Description

Comparative Animal Physiology with Lab

A comparative study of physiological processes in animals. Topics will include gas exchange, circulation, water and ion balance, and excitable cells. As a comparative study, we will examine a variety of animals that are adapted to function in diverse environments. A weekly laboratoy illustrates physiological principles. Prerequisite: Biology 111-112 and two 200-level biology courses. Must have taken BIO*111,112 and 2 above 112