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2023-2024 APU Catalog 
    
2023-2024 APU Catalog
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SC 21000 - Winter Ecology and Cold Weather Physiology


(4) A definition of winter and the strategies organisms pursue to survive it. Principles and processes of energy and biochemistry are briefly reviewed in preparation for a survey of animal and plant adaptations to cold stress. Interactions between populations in a winter context are also covered. The course begins with a study of human responses to cold and methods of staying warm. Lab fee required. Satisfies SI Biological/Physical Scientific Inquiry for Foundational Studies. Offered Spring As Needed.



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