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BIOLOGY OF ECOSYSTEMS (SMT-272204)

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Course Description:


Gain an understanding of and appreciation for fundamental themes of biology through the study of plants, insects and living organisms in ecosystems. Learn about the importance of biodiversity and the complex interdependence and interaction between plants and animals in a healthy ecosystem. Develop a conceptual framework that will enable you to apply what you learn to critical examinations of complex ecological issues.

While some background in biology will be helpful, there are no specific prerequisites for this course.

This course fully meets the General Education requirement in Natural Sciences.


This online course is offered through the Center for Distance Learning. You can take this as an individual course or as part of an online degree program, with term starts in March, May, September, November and January. View current term offerings and all online courses. Click here to register for online courses.

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Liberal Study
Lower Level
Credits: 4
Meets General Education Requirement In: Natural Sciences-Full

Term(s) Offered (Subject to Change) : Jan. May. Sep.

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