Marine Science (MARE)

Classes

MARE 171 : Introduction to Marine Biology I

MARE 171, Introduction to Marine Biology I, is an introductory biology course with a marine emphasis for all life science majors. Cell structure and chemistry; growth, reproduction, genetics, evolution, viruses, bacteria, and simple eukaryotes. It is taught with a molecular and cellular biology focus.

credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Corequisites

MARE 171L and either CHEM 151 or CHEM 161

Designations

Diversification: Biological Sciences — DB

Semester Offered

Fall

MARE 171L : Introduction to Marine Biology Laboratory I

The laboratory complements MARE 171 and must be taken concurrently with the lecture. It is intended to provide laboratory experiences that focus on organic molecules, cell structure, cell functions, and genetics.

credits

1

Class Hours

3 lab

Corequisites

MARE 171 and either CHEM 151 or CHEM 161

Designations

Diversification: Lab (Science) — DY

Semester Offered

Fall

MARE 172 : Introduction to Marine Biology II

BIOL/MARE 172 is a continuation of BIOL/MARE 171 emphasizing anatomy, physiology, and systematic of plants and animals to include behavior, ecosystems, populations, and communities.

credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Prerequisites

“C” or higher in MARE 171 and MARE 171L.

Corequisites

Designations

Diversification: Biological Sciences — DB

Semester Offered

Spring

MARE 172L : Introduction to Marine Biology Laboratory II

This laboratory complements the MARE/BIOL 172 lecture and must be taken concurrently with the lecture. It is intended to provide laboratory experiences that focus on a systemic study of the anatomy and physiology of plants and animals, and how they interact in populations, ecosystems, and communities.

credits

1

Class Hours

3 lab

Corequisites

Designations

Diversification: Lab (Science) — DY

Semester Offered

Spring