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BISC 2335 : Insect Biology Lab
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences (BISC)
BISC
2331
Insect Biology
Insect Biology
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Lecture
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BISC 1115 and 1125; and BISC 1116 and BISC 1126
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Overview of the class Insecta, focusing on insect external and internal morphology, classification, ecology/behavior, collection, and specimen preparation.
By the end of this course students will: • Appreciate the value and importance of insects • Be able to trace the evolution of insect structures through the insect orders • Identify major orders and families of insects • Relate insect morphology/anatomy to ecological roles insects play in nature • Execute specimen preparation and curation skills • Be able to analyze field/lab data relating to insect diversity, abundance, and behavior and communicate experimental results in scientific format (lab report)
There are no other insect biology classes at GW
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Key: 8453