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MSCI 345: Marine Biodiversity and Functional Morphology

Course description

Examines the biodiversity, classification, and functional morphology of living marine organisms with an emphasis on Monterey Bay species, habitats, issues, and research. An introductory oceanography course is recommended, but not required, prior to taking this course. [(Prereq: (GE Area A1 and A2 and A3 and B4) and (MSCI 270 and (BIO 211 or BIO 230)) with a C- or better) and (Prereq or Coreq: (PHYS 150 or PHYS 220 or PHYS 221 with a C- or better))]