BIOL 4241 Entomology 3/3/4

Prerequisite: ( BIOL 1108 and BIOL 1108L ) or ( BIOL 2108 and BIOL 2108L )

The study of insects. This course is designed to provide students with a basic understanding of insect taxonomy, morphology, physiology, behavior, and evolution. The relationships between insects and humans, other animals, and plants will be examined. The influences of insects on culture, religion, art, history, and colonization will be discussed. The laboratory will be devoted primarily to developing an understanding of insect identification.