Limnology is the study of inland waters. This course integrates aspects of chemistry, physics, hydrology, and ecology to create a holistic perspective on lakes and other freshwater ecosystems. Emphasis will be on human impacts and interactions with aquatic systems and the synthesis of ideas.
General biological principles. Topics include: evolution, ecology, animal behavior, cell structure and function, genetics and molecular genetics and the physiology of a variety of organ systems emphasizing function in humans.