Oct 21, 2021  
College Catalog 2021-2022 
    
College Catalog 2021-2022

BIO 131 General Ecology

Credits: (3)
This course provides an introduction to ecology, covering interactions between organisms and the environment at scales of individuals, populations, communities, landscapes and biomes. Ecological principles are used to explore major historical and contemporary issues facing mankind, including food security, climate change, and wildlife management. The class is available for students in non-science majors seeking general education science elective credit. It is also available for students seeking MTS science elective credit. Three credit lecture. No prerequisite. Optional one-credit laboratory available (BIO 131L ).