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Master Course Outline
Aquatic Ecology and Research Methods

Course Number: WTM 229
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 60

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


Description
This course examines ecological linkages between habitat quality, water quality, human impacts, and species diversity on population size and long-term viability. It explores the basic physiological, anatomical, and behavioral characteristics of a variety of fish species and common aquatic sampling techniques. It includes hands-on lab experience with fish taxonomy, anatomy, and research methods. Collegiate reading skills, technical vocabulary, and vocational writing in standard technical formats will be studied and practiced. Recommended: BIOL& 100. Formerly NR 220.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
WTM 229
Spring 2017
1335
Melissa Holecek
WTM 229
Spring 2016
1335
Melissa Holecek


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
 
 
X
 
 
 
 
X
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)