Snow Closing
Holyoke Community College will be closed on Wednesday, November 26th due to inclement weather. There will be no day or evening classes. The college will re-open on Monday, December 1st.

Animal Behavior [D]

The course will emphasize the evolution and mechanisms of behavior in the animal kingdom. Topics covered may include the history and approaches to animal behavior; behavioral genetics; the nervous system and hormones; and their role in behavior; development of behavior; communication; migration and orientation; habitat selection and foraging behavior; conflict and social behavior; mating systems and parental care. Prerequisites: BIO 104 or BIO 108 or BIO 120 or VET 133

 

Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 538-7000