BIO 559 — Current Topics in Physiology

Semester hours: 3 (3R)   Offered: I, II    Instructor: Staff

This course provides an in-depth examination of one or more physiological topics through a combination of lecture, discussion and student presentations. Reference materials will include textbooks, book chapters, review articles and the primary literature. Topics may include but are not limited to aspects of environmental, comparative and evolutionary physiology, as well as mammalian and human physiology. In most semesters the focus will be on current research, but historical aspects of some subjects may also be addressed.

Prerequisites: P: BIO 449; Oral Communication course; Contemporary Composition course

Satisfies: Certified Writing