Neurobiology, Animal Behaviour and Evolution in the Field

Module code: NS3007

Topics Covered

  • Aspects of animal behaviour
  • The effect of ecological phenomena on behaviour and evolution
  • Concepts and mechanisms for the formation of species
  • Experimental approaches to evolutionary biology
  • Mathematical approaches to understanding ecology

Learning

  • 31 hours of lectures
  • 6 hours of seminars
  • 11 hours of tutorials
  • 28 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 72 hours of fieldwork
  • 152 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Coursework (20%)
  • Practical report (10%)
  • Project (10%)
  • Exam, 2 hours (30%)
  • Exam, 1.5 hours (30%)