Biology: Ecology and EvolutionaryBIOE 140 Behavioral Ecology

An introduction to social and reproductive behavior. Emphasis on studies of vertebrates in their natural habitat. Ideas concerning the evolution of social behavior, mating systems, and individual reproductive strategies. Case histories of well-studied animals that illustrate key principles in courtship and mating, parental behavior, and food-getting behavior.

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): BIOL 20A, BIOE 20B, and BIOE 20C.

Credits

5

Quarter offered

Fall, Summer

Instructor

Barry Sinervo