Ecology, Evolutn & Marine Biol
EEMB 1101: Foundations in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Lecture - 4 credits
- Introduces students to the foundational principles of ecology and evolutionary biology.
- Merges traditional lectures on foundational topics in ecology and evolutionary biology (adaptation, mechanisms of evolution, community and ecosystems ecology) with explorations of local field sites and an introduction to field ecology.
- Students spend several weeks of the semester designing and implementing independent field research projects, through which they are exposed to the foundation of scientific inquiry, including hypothesis testing, collecting, managing, and analyzing data, and presenting their findings.
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