Animal Behavior: Evolution, Ecology & Social Behavior
In this course, students will explore principles of animal behavior. They will discuss how evolution, environment, and life experience interact to influence the behavior of animals. Students will be introduced to the history of animal behavior as a scientific discipline, learn how to define behavior, and apply behavioral principles to measure and analyze behavior. The course will also cover topics related to social behavior including group living and animal communication as well as reproduction, mating, and parental care. Finally, students will explore other important survival behaviors such as predator avoidance, foraging, and predation. Skills learned in this class can be applied in both captive and wildlife animal fields to increase the wellbeing of a wide variety of animal species.
BIOL-103 DE BIOLOGY: FOUNDATIONS OF LIFE
BIOL-105 DE BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, ECOLOGY, & EVOLUTION
BI-1114 2012 BIOLOGY: DIVERSITY OF LIFE
Nov 15, 2021 — Dec 19, 2021
Distance Education - Online
For credit cost: $1410