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Catalog/Handbook 2013-14 
    
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BSC 1311C - Introduction to Marine Biology


3 hours Lecture, 3 hours Lab, 4 credits
Lower-Division College Credit
Prerequisites: Placement at the college-level or completion of required college developmental courses
AA Elective: Yes
This course provides a survey of the organisms and habitats found in the marine environment. This curriculum includes an overview of ecology, as well as the adaptations and behavioral strategies that are needed by marine organisms to survive the physical and chemical properties of the marine environment. The impact of the human population on the marine ecosystem and conservation of the ocean's resources are addressed.


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