4.00 credits

(4,3,0) hrs

15 wks

This course is a comprehensive introduction to modern ecology. Interactions between organisms and the environment will be studied at the individual, population, community, ecosystem, and global levels. Laboratory exercises will introduce students to aspects of experimental design and data analysis, and will include several field trips to explore a variety of local ecosystems.

Prerequisites

BIOL 106, 107 and 111 or BIOL 110 and 111 with a minimum C- grade

Course Notes

BIOL 208 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees.

BIOL 208 is an approved Science course. BIOL 208 is an approved Lab Science course. The course includes a three day fieldtrip to Garibaldi and Lillooet ranges.