BSCI 401 (M1) - The Secret Lives of Whales

The Secret Lives of Whales

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 56621
The evolution and classification of whales living in their global ocean ecosystem will be investigated along with the influence and impact of humans on whale populations throughout history. Current research methods used to perform whale research will be presented. The implementation and current status of the effects of regulation, enforcement, management on the conservation of whale populations will be discussed. The impact of climate change, pollution and ocean water quality will be investigated.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Biological Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Patricia Halpin

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 R 1:01pm - 3:50pm ONLINE

Booklist

Required Textbook: Spying on Whales (2018), Nick Pyenson ISBN#9780735224582