Animal Behavior

This is an enrichment class for students who have completed the Biology prerequisite and wish to explore animal behavior. This class explores topics related to behavior including courtship, defenses, finding food, mating, parenting, social behavior, and will emphasize primate behavior. This class will require outside readings including “In the Shadow of Man,” Jane Goodall’s original studies of chimpanzees in the wild. Students will make observations of invertebrate and vertebrate behavior in this laboratory science class through readings, labs, discussions and videos.

Course Subject
Course Number
SC225
Grade Level
10,11,12
Course Duration
1 Semester
Course Credit
0.5 Credit
Prerequisite
Biology or Honors Biology
Course Fee
$5.00