About This Course
An introduction to marine science with an emphasis on the ecology of marine life and marine ecosystems.
Course At A Glance
An introduction to cell biology, metabolism, genetics, gene expression, and diversity of unicellular organisms. Laboratory.
An introduction to the biology of multicellular organisms. Lecture topics include reproduction and early development, control of gene expression in development, homeostatic systems of plants and animals, signaling and coordination in plants and animals, and the history of multicellular life. Lab will emphasize the diversity and evolution of multicellular organisms. Laboratory.