Five College Consortium

INVERTEBRATE DIVERSITY

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Biology
Course Number: 
260
Institution: 
Smith College
Invertebrate animals account for the vast majority of species on earth. Although sometimes inconspicuous, invertebrates are vital members of ecological communities. They provide protein, important ecosystem services, biomedical and biotechnological products, and aesthetic value to humans. Today, many invertebrate populations are threatened by human activities. This course surveys the extraordinary diversity and importance of invertebrates, emphasizing their form and function in ecological and evolutionary contexts. BIO 261 must be taken concurrently.  Enrollment limit of 20.
Linked Course Comments: 
Must register for BIO 261 concurrently.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
39848-S17

Course Sections

INVERTEBRATE DIVERSITY
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0 L. David Smith ldsmith@smith.edu MWF 11:00-12:10 BURTON 219