(4 credit hours)
Spring | Prerequisites: BL111 and BL112 or BL121 and BL122 | Corequisites: BL231
Survey of the animal kingdom with focus on comparative anatomy and evolution. This course is based on phylogenetic overview of the animal kingdom, examining selected classes of invertebrates and vertebrates to elucidate the evolution of the major organ systems, especially digestive, excretory, reproductive, and nervous systems. Term paper included.