RENR 401I - Evolution and Ecology of Northern Mammals

This course provides an overview of mammalogy, the study of mammals. Students will learn about 1) the evolution of mammals and their array of morphological, physiological, and behavioural adaptations, 2) current research and issues in mammal ecology and conservation, 3) methods used by researchers in the field of mammalogy, and 4) identification and enhanced understanding of mammals in northern Canada.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of a second-year biology course (e.g. YukonU BIOL 220, U of Alberta BIOL 208, etc.).

Registration restricted to students in B.Sc. in Environmental and Conservation Sciences program. Non-B.Sc. ENCS students interested in taking RENR 401I should contact the ENCS Program Advisor, Dr. Katie Aitken, at kaitken@yukonu.ca, for registration information.

Credits
3.00

No scheduled sessions