Phycology

Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Prefix: 
BIO
Course Number: 
328
Credits: 
3 sem. hrs.

Algae — their identification, economic importance and evolutionary significance. Both freshwater micro-algae and marine macro-algae will be included. Laboratory will emphasize collecting, identifying and counting techniques. Recommended for those interested in careers in aquatic biology or botany. Two lectures and one 2-hour laboratory per week. Prerequisite: BIO 124.