2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jul 20, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BIOL 220 - Introduction to Ecological Principles

Same as: ENV 220  
Credits: 3
Semesters Offered: Fall and Spring
Campus/Sites Offered: Online
Offering Note: One section offered per semester.

An introduction to the major principles and underlying processes of organismal, population, community, and ecosystem ecology.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Explain the processes that influence species’ distribution and abundance using examples of populations or communities shaped by these processes.
  2. Characterize interactions between species and the environment that determine community composition and structure.
  3. Explain how models are used to analyze population growth and community structure.
  4. Apply ecological principles to develop solutions to current conservation issues.

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade

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