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Environmental Sciences

Environmental Biology (16 credits)

Environmental Biology - Environmental sciences majors who select the environmental biology focus track will study ecological and molecular analysis of endangered populations, phenomena affecting biological diversity, the interrelationship of organisms and their environments, and conservation genetics. For this focus track, students select at least 16 credit-hours of coursework from the courses listed below:

Key:
* indicates a course required for the focus track.
+ indicates a course with prerequisites that are not included among previously-identified courses.

Courses
(Note: Course codes/numbers link you to the official UVM Catalogue for that course's description)
Course Credits Title
BIOL 203 3 Population Ecology
BIOL 208 4 Morphology and Evolution of Insects
BIOL 209 4 Field Zoology
BIOL 225 3 Physiological Ecology+
BIOL 246 3 or 4 Ecological Parasitology
BIOL 254 4 Population Genetics
BIOL 264 3 Community Ecology
BIOL 268 3 or 4 Medical Entomology
BIOL 269 3 Plant-Animal Interactions
BIOL 270 3 Speciation and Phylogeny+
BIOL 295 3 Conservation Biology
WFB 279 3 Marine Ecology
NR 250 or NR 280 4 Limnology or Stream Ecology
BIOL 197/198 3 Research

Note: BCOR 102 is a requirement for the Environmental Biology focus track


Last modified July 16, 2010

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