Course Information

Field Ornithology

Course ID: BIOL 348
School:School of Environmental Sustainability
Program: Biology Environmental Sustainability
Credit Hours: 4

Course Description

Field ornithology is an intensive 3-week engaged-learning course at the Loyola University Retreat and Ecology Campus during the peak of the migratory season intended to provide an introduction to the theory and practice of field ornithology. Emphasis will be on field identification and song recognition, census techniques, and avian behavior. Outcomes: Students will become skilled in critical reasoning, field techniques, and scientific investigation that demonstrate an understanding of knowledge and techniques used in field ornithology. https://catalog.luc.edu/course-descriptions/biol/

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Prerequisite: ENVS 280 & ENVS 286 or BIOL 265 & BIOL 266 (BIOL 215 recommended but not required).

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