Oct 17, 2019  
2019-2020 Arapahoe Community College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Arapahoe Community College Catalog

BIO 220 - General Zoology: GT-SC1


5 Credits

Introduces the science of invertebrate and vertebrate animal biology. This course is a study of zoological diversity emphasizing the characteristics, classification, and evolutionary relationships of major animal phyla and classes. Topics include comparative anatomy, physiology, behavior, and ecology of all major animal phyla, classes, and orders. The global loss of biodiversity and principles of conservation are also covered. This course requires hands-on laboratory experience. This is a statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-SC1 category.

Prerequisite(s): BIO 111  with a grade of “C” or better; CCR 092  (or higher) or equivalent and MAT 050 /MAT 055  or equivalent.