ABI Animal Biology

Courses in ABI:
ABI 050AAnimal Biology Laboratory (2) Active
Lecture/Lab—4 hour(s). Scientific methods for answering questions in animal biology by doing exercises to demonstrate hypothesis testing and reporting, short laboratory, population and field experiments. Maintain notebooks, analyze data, interpret results and write reports. (Letter.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 050BAnimal Biology (3) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): BIS 001A; BIS 001B (can be concurrent). Basic biological disciplines important to an understanding of practical animal biology issues including the evolution of animal groups, genetic mechanisms, animal physiology as it relates to maintenance and production, and aspects of comparative anatomy, behavior and ecology. (Letter.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 050CAnimal Biology (3) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): BIS 001B; BIS 001C; ABI 050A; ABI 050B. Animal management and conservation. Societal concerns arising from management and conservation issues, including economics, aesthetics, regulations, safety, public perspectives and advocacy (Letter.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 092Intership in Animal Biology (1-12) Active
Internship—3-36 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Office, laboratory or fieldwork off or on campus in research, governmental regulation, policy making, and private enterprise dealing with animal related issues of production, welfare, pest management, biodiversity and the environment. All requirements of Internship Approval Request form must be met. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 098Directed Group Study (1-5) Active
Variable—1-5 hour(s). (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 099Special Study for Unergraduate (1-5) Active
Variable—1-5 hour(s). (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 102Animal Biochemistry & Metabolism (5) Active
Lecture—4 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): (CHE 002A, CHE 002B, CHE 008A, CHE 008B) or (CHE 118A, CHE 118B). Water and biological buffers; thermodynamics of metabolism; structure and function of biomolecules; enzyme kinetics and function; membrane biology; digestion and absorption; carbohydrate metabolism. Not open for credit to students who have completed BIS 102. (Letter.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 103Animal Biochemistry & Metabolism (5) Active
Lecture—4 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ABI 102 or BIS 102. Physiological function and metabolism of lipids and amino acids; integrative metabolism; biochemical basis for nutrient requirements; structure and function of vitamins; mineral metabolism and requirements. Not open for credit to students who have completed BIS 103. (Letter.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 187Animal Biology Seminar (2) Active
Seminar—1 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Junior standing. Seminar leading to development of the Major Proposal for the Animal Biology major. (Letter.) Effective: 2018 Fall Quarter.
ABI 189Senior Practicum (2) Active
Independent Study—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ABI 050A; ABI 050B; ABI 050C; ABI 187; Junior standing. Practicum may be an experimental research project, a library research project or some other creative activity that will serve as a capstone experience for the Animal Biology major. May be repeated up to 1 Time(s). (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 189DSenior Practicum Discussion (1) Active
Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ABI 050A; ABI 050B; ABI 050C; ABI 187; ABI 189 (can be concurrent); Junior standing. Helps prevent or solve problems during the students' senior practicum activity. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 192Internship in Animal Biology (1-12) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Completion of 84 units. Office, laboratory or fieldwork off or on campus in research, governmental regulations, policy making, and private enterprise dealing with animal related issues of production, welfare, pest management, biodiversity and the environment. All requirements of Intership Approval Request form must be met. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 198Directed Group Study (1-5) Active
Variable—1-5 hour(s). (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ABI 199Special Study for Advanced Unergratuate (1-5) Active
Variable—1-5 hour(s). (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.