Evolution is the process of change in all forms of life over generations; Ethology is the study of animal behavior in the natural environment. This is one of the most important courses in the program. It deals with issues crucial for you to understand animal behavior. After taking this course, you will have a solid, all round knowledge of animal behavior.
The textbook (not included) for this course is David McFarland’s “Animal Behaviour.“
Course level: Advanced.
Content of the course
Genetics and behavior, natural selection, evolution and social behavior, animal perception, the animal and the environment, animal learning, ethology, animal competence, the mentality of animals.
Taking the course
Studying: Read the textbook (not included in the course.
One-on-one online tutoring: click “Contact Course Teacher” whenever you have any question.
Assignment: write your assignment when you feel ready for it. Once your tutor has approved it, you’ve completed the test, and you can print your duly signed and stamped course certificate.
Fee: 238 EUR (right now USD 252.20) (Currency converter)