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BI 206 - Field Studies at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute

Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours: 4
Prerequisites/Other Requirements: BI 151  or BI 152  or BI 153  or BI 154  or Instructor Consent or Department Consent

English Prerequisites: None

Math Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None
Description: This field course introduces students to the biodiversity, natural history, and ecology of living organisms of Pierce Cedar Creek Institute (PCCI) through lecture and field-based activities. An integrated approach to field biology allows students to investigate areas of special interest and research. Participation in 4 hours of lecture prior to the field station experience at PCCI, a synoptic collection, quizzes, and a practical exam will be required of students. Room and three meals per day are included in the total cost of this course. Recommended Skills: Physical ability to participate in hiking and strenuous outdoor activity for several hours per day. Ability to work collaboratively. College level proficiency in reading and comprehending scientific material, as well as lucid writing.

Course Fee: $475.00

Department Consent: No Consent
General Education Distribution Category Met: None

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