BIOL 828 (01) - Marine Bioacoustics

Marine Bioacoustics

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 56679
Marine bioacoustics is a highly interdisciplinary field of science that requires knowledge of marine biology, oceanography, physics, and engineering. This course provides an introduction to the role of acoustics in aquatic biological systems and how acoustics is used to study biological processes and ecosystem dynamics. Topics include: marine animal hearing; sound production; behavior; echolocation; remote sensing; research methods; and the impacts of sounds on marine animals. It is suggested that students have a strong background in biology. College level physics and calculus is suggested.
Section Comments: Calculus is recommended.
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Instructors: Jennifer Miksis-Olds

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 8:10am - 9:30am CHASE 175