Insects & Human Society

Survey with emphasis on the successful design of insects and their innovative features. Aspects of insect biology, including communication, defense, feeding, and mating behaviors. Social behavior with a focus on termite, ant, and honey bee societies. Beneficial uses of insects such as silk and pollination, and negative interactions with humans, including disease vectors, parasites, and crop pests. (Gen.Ed. BS) Formerly ENTOMOL 126.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Natural Science
Natural Resources Conservation
Number: 
NRC 126
Semester: 
Summer 2020
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, March 16, 2020 to Friday, July 10, 2020