School of
Integrative Biology

Advanced Courses by Area

Please note:
only courses listed in Area I, II, or III are approved to count toward the Minor in Integrative Biology.

Area I: Organismal & Evolutionary Biology

SP: Spring | FA: Fall | SU: Summer

  Course #   Course Details Hours LAB FA SP SU   Syllabus  
IB 335 Plant Systematics 4 LAB SP PDF
IB 360 Evolution and Human Health 3 FA PDF
IB 362 Marine Biology 3 FA PDF
IB 368 Vertebrate Natural History (not offered in near future) 4 LAB FA PDF
IB 401 Introduction to Entomology 3 to 4 LAB FA PDF
IB 461 Ornithology (Birds) 4 LAB SP PDF
IB 462 Mammalogy (Mammals) 4 LAB FA
odd
PDF
IB 463 Ichthyology (Fish) 4 LAB FA
even
PDF
IB 471 General Mycology (Fungi) 4 LAB PDF

Area II: Behavior, Ecology, & the Environment

SP: Spring | FA: Fall | SU: Summer

  Course #   Course Details Hours LAB FA SP SU   Syllabus  
IB 329 Animal Behavior 3 SP PDF
IB 361 Ecology and Human Health 3 SP PDF
IB 405 Ecological Genetics 3 SP
odd
PDF
IB 430 Animal Behavior Lab 3 LAB PDF
IB 431 Behavioral Ecology 3 FA PDF
IB 432 Genes and Behavior 3 SP PDF
IB 439 Biogeography 3 SP
odd
PDF
IB 440 Plants and Global Change 3 SP
even
PDF
IB 443 Evolutionary Ecology (not offered in near future) 3 FA PDF
IB 444 Insect Ecology 3 to 4 LAB FA
even
PDF
IB 451 Conservation Biology 4 LAB SP PDF
IB 452 Ecosystem Ecology 3 FA
odd
PDF
IB 453 Community Ecology 3 SP
odd
PDF
IB 481 Vector-borne Diseases 4 LAB SP
even
PDF
IB 482 Insect Pest Management 3 LAB FA
odd
PDF
IB 485 Environ Toxicology & Health (not offered in near future) 3 PDF
IB 486 Pesticide Toxicology (not offered in near future) 3 to 4 PDF
IB 494 Theoretical Biology and Models 4 LAB FA
odd
PDF

Area III: Integrative Anatomy, Physiology, & Molecular Biology

SP: Spring | FA: Fall | SU: Summer

  Course #   Course Details Hours LAB FA SP SU   Syllabus  
IB 303 Anatomy 4 LAB FA PDF
IB 364 Genomics & Human Health (not offered in near future) 3 PDF
IB 364 ONL Genomics & Human Health 3 SU PDF
IB 420 Plant Physiology 3 SP PDF
IB 421 Photosynthesis 3 FA
odd
PDF
IB 426 Env and Evol Physl of Animals 3 FA
even
PDF
IB 427 Insect Physiology 4 LAB SP
even
PDF
IB 434 Physical Principles in Biology 3 LAB PDF
IB 435 Critical Evaluation of Herbal Remedies 3 SP PDF
Please note:
only courses listed in Area I, II, or III are approved to count toward the Minor in Integrative Biology.

Additional Advanced Courses

SP: Spring | FA: Fall | SU: Summer

  Course #   Course Details Hours LAB FA SP SU   Syllabus  
IB 348 Fish and Wildlife Ecology 3 FA PDF
IB 411 ONL Bioinspiration 3 FA PDF
IB 416 Population Genetics 3 to 4 SP PDF
IB 436 Evolutionary Neuroscience FA
IB 442 Evolution of Infectious Disease 3 SP PDF
IB 467 Principles of Systematics 4 LAB FA PDF
IB 468 Insect Classification and Evol 4 LAB FA
odd
PDF
IB 476 Applied GIS to Environ Studies 3 SP PDF
IB 478 Advanced Plant Genetics 3 FA PDF
IB 483 ONL Insect Pathology 3 SP
odd
PDF
IB 484 Paleoclimatology 4 SP PDF
IB 487 Math Modeling in Life Sciences 3 to 4 SP PDF
IB 491 Biological Modeling 3 to 4 FA PDF
IB 492 Science Communication Skills  2 SP PDF
MCB 300 Microbiology 3 FA SP
MCB 314 Introduction to Neurobiology 3 FA
MCB 450 Introductory Biochemistry 3 FA SP SU

For Special Topic courses in the upcoming semester, see the Current Class Schedule.