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196.225 Introductory Marine Biology (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2022. For 2021 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

An introduction to Marine Biology - the scientific study of life in the sea. First principles of marine biology from history of Marine Biology to use of the sea as a fundamental resource. Studying the ocean as a habitat and examining the form and function of marine taxa within marine biomes, students will discover how the biology, behaviour and ecology of organisms differ between contrasting marine environments.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 196.101 and (199.101 or 199.103)
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2021 * Semester Two full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2022 Semester One full semester Internal Auckland Campus

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.