Biology 240 - General Zoology
Welcome to the Zoology class web page. Documents and other resources provided through this web site are intended for use by NVC students enrolled in Biology 240.
Announcements (updated 11/19/14)Quiz 4 on Monday, 11/24 will cover muscle, circulatory systems, and respiratory systems.
DocumentsBiology 240 Syllabus - updated 10/1/14 Revised Schedule Grade Progress Sheet - updated 11/10
Student Presentation Information The presentation schedule and other information is available through the following links. Presentation Schedule - updated 11/4 Presentation Topics Presentation Rubric Example Presentation Instructions
Lecture Outlines - Unit 3 16a-Musculoskeletal System 16b-Muscle 17-Digestion 18-Circulation 20-Respiration 1 21-Respiration 2 22-Osmoregulation 24-Neurobiology Lab Resources Zoology Labs Zoology Slide Library (coming soon) Histology Slide Library (coming soon)Anatomical ModelsHeart (anterior)Heart (internal)Digestive System (upper)Digestive System (lower)KidneyNephron Renal Corpuscle Male Pelvis Female Pelvis
General Zoology Student Learning Outcomes1. Characterize the major animal phyla and compare their basic anatomy.2. Outline the fundamental principles of Darwinian evolutionary theory.3. Relate structure to function in the vertebrate organ systems.
Tree of Life Discover Life web siteUnderstanding EvolutionUC BerkeleyFrog Development StagesXenbaseSalamander Locomotionanimation
Other LinksLive Octopus Babies from Bodega Marine LabCitation and Reference Format for Scientific Papers (from Allen 2000, Keene State College)