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Undergraduate Course Details
Number BIO 314
Title Vertebrate Histology
Credits 4.0
Distribution DII
Prerequisites BIO101-102, or BIO103, or BIO105, or BIO107H-108H, or BIO115H-116H, or BIO121-122, or BIO122-123, or BIO122-124, or BIO131-132, or permission of Department Chairperson. BIO 212 strongly advised

Description

A study of the microscopic structure and related function of tissues and organs of vertebrate organisms with emphasis on mammals. In addition, lecture material will include discussion of the physiology of tissues and introduction of histochemistry and electron microscope descriptions. Three lecture hours and one three-hour laboratory per week.