BIOL 507 Animal Communication (3 credits)

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Offered by: Biology (Faculty of Science)


Biology (Sci) : Introduction to communication between animals, including humans. Physical and phylogenetic constraints on the evolution of communication systems will be discussed. The approach to communication will draw from behavioural ecology, psychology, physiology and physics.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Jon Sakata, Rudiger Krahe (Fall)

  • Fall

  • 3 hours lecture

  • Corequisites: BIOL 307 or equivalent and one of BIOL 306 or NEUR 310 or NSCI 200 or NSCI 201 or PHGY 311; or permission of instructor. Since all corequisites may not be offered in the same term, students are advised that they may have to plan their schedules so that they may register in these courses in the term prior to BIOL 507.