Marine Flora and Fauna

Course Numbers: CZMT - 0300, MAMC - 4300

An introductory overview of life in the sea and along its margins, including microorganisms, plankton, algae, plants, invertebrates, and vertebrates. Treatment of major groups will include aspects of diversity, ecology, evolution, life histories and classification.

Learning Objectives

Students will:

  1. Students will acquire an introduction to marine and coastal biodiversity.
  2. Students will be able to survey the major threats to marine and coastal biodiversity.

Textbook: None

Fall 2013 Syllabus