Students will be introduced to the relationship between earth's geological and biological history and the evolutionary processes which combine to determine the global distribution of plants, animals and ecosystems. Major biomes, such as the tundra, boreal forests, tropical rainforests, grasslands and deserts and their characteristic vegetation and faunal groups will be included in the studies.


45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework

Course Notes

BIOL 351 is an approved Science course. BIOL 351 is an approved Science and Technology course for Cap Core requirements.

This course is intended for students in the 3rd or 4th year of a degree program.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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