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BIOL 514 - Biology of the Algae

Units: 4

Three lectures and three hours of laboratory.

Prerequisite(s): BIOL 203 , BIOL 203L , BIOL 204 , BIOL 204L  and six units of upper division coursework in the major.

Evolution, life histories, morphology, physiology, and ecology of micro and macro algae, with attention to both marine and freshwater taxa, and of sea-grasses.

Note: Writing Requirement for Undergraduates: Completion of the Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement or the eligibility to enroll in an upper division writing course is a prerequisite for all upper division biology courses numbered 450 and above.