2017-2018 Catalog 
    
    Apr 24, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog

BIOL167 KS - Sensory Evolution

This course provides an integrative perspective on the evolution of sensory systems, bridging the fields of organismal biology, macroevolution, and sensory biology. Topics include metazoan phylogenetics, molecular and physiological basics of sensory perception, structure and function of major sensory systems (vision, mechanoreception, chemoreception, electroreception), and macroevolutionary concepts (coevolution, adaptation).

Prerequisites: BIOL 043L KS  and BIOL 044L KS , or BIOL 040L KS  and BIOL 044L KS , or both semesters of  

Offered: Every Year

Credit: 1

Course Number: BIOL167 KS