Description
Explores current topics and careers working with marine mammals. Topics include practical knowledge of captive marine mammal husbandry (care and maintenance), training, basic physiology, an overview of common research topics and techniques, as well as public display, education, and current issues in marine mammalogy. Students intern at least one day at Moss Landing Marine Labs assisting in the care of research-trained California sea lions. Fee charged for course materials. (Offered summer semester through Extended Education.)
Units:
3 to 4
Prerequisites, Corequisites, and Registration Restrictions:
(prereq: BIO 204 OR BIO 240)

Schedule

Summer 2014

CourseSectionSeats OpenDay & TimeMore
BIO 347: Working with Marine Mammals3023ARR 12:00 am - 12:00 ammore

Fall 2014

No courses scheduled for this term