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Documents and other resources provided through this web site are intended for use by NVC students enrolled in Biology 240.
Announcements (updated 9/10/14)
Quiz 2 will be on Monday, 9/15 at 1:30. It will cover evolution, speciation, and the mollusk body plan.
For lecture on Monday, 9/15, we will be starting a unit on genetics. Review the assigned pages in your textbook and refer to the lecture handout to review the principles of Mendelian genetics. Practice doing genetics problems on the back of the lecture handout and in the textbook.
For lab on Wednesday 9/17, complete Lab Exercise 6A (Meiosis Review) before lab. We will do Exercise 6B in lab.
Biology 240 Syllabus - Fall 2014
Lecture Outlines - Unit 2
02 Animal Origins
03 Body Plans 1
Lecture Outlines Folder
Zoology Slide Library
Histology Slide Library
General Zoology Student Learning Outcomes
1. 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.