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BIOL111

Marine Biology of the Chesapeake Bay

Status

Active

Subject code

BIOL

Course Number

111

Department(s)

Description

Introduction to the ecology and biological diversity of the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed. Environmental issues facing the bay will be explored through direct data collection, observation, and hands-on activities. This is a service-learning course and students will join local 5th-grade classrooms to help teach elementary students about the bay. Will not serve as basis for further work in science nor meet entrance requirements for any health profession. Three lecture and three laboratory hours per week.

Course Attributes

EVST electives (EVEL), Natural Science, Biology (FSNB), SUST Environmental Sustain (SUEV), AI-Natural Science (AINS)

Min

0

Max

1