Oct 18, 2018  
2015-2016 HillBook (Class of 2019) 
2015-2016 HillBook (Class of 2019) [ARCHIVED HILL BOOK]

BIO 406 - Seminar in Behavioral Ecology

Three Credits
Fall Semester

Behavioral ecology is the study of animal behavior from evolutionary perspectives. Historical, developmental, immediate, and ultimate determinants of animal behavior will all be explored. Topics: foraging, habitat selection, anti-predator behavior, migration, communication, learning, competition, aggression, deception, affiliation, courtship, mating, parental care, domestication and “zombie” behavior. Assignments include an animal behavior grant proposal and a mock grant panel.

Prerequisite(s): BIO 101  and BIO 102 . Recommended:   and/or  .
This course fulfills both the Organismal and Capstone requirements.