FRSC3770 - Ornithology


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Course lectures focus on the physiology, morphology, evolution, ecology, and behavior of birds. Lab emphasizes gross anatomy and identification of southeastern species by sight and sound. Students are required to walk long distances, often through inhospitable terrain. A weekend trip is required; other Saturday trips are offered. A pair of binoculars and a field guide are also required. Credit toward graduation not allowed for FRSC 3770 and BIOL 3770. Prerequisite(s): BIOL 1108 and BIOL 1108L, or BIOL 1108H, with a minimum grade of C.