Fundamentals of Ecology


Investigates the relationship between abiotic and biotic components of an ecosystem. Building upon an introduction to environmental factors, students examine the interplay between these components at the organismal, population, community, and ecosystem levels. Discusses current ecological applications and issues, such as habitat destruction, sustainability, disease, invasive species, and global climate change. Intended for students majoring in biology (ecology track) and environmental studies.

Format: Lecture

Prerequisites: PoB2 (BIOL-UA 12 or 9012)

Corequisites: None

Location: New York

Equivalent(s): None


Term(s) offered:

Requirements satisfied:
  • Major: Biology Standard Track
      • Upper-Level Elective
          • Advanced Biology
  • Major: Ecology Track
      • Required
  • Major: GPH/Biology
      • Additional Elective
  • Minor: Environmental Biology
      • Elective