EBIO 3240 - Animal Behavior Course uri icon



  • Lect. and lab. Topics include basic concepts and history, methods of study, ethical issues, neurobiology, behavior, the development of behavior, predator-prey relationships, communication, aggression and dominance, mating systems, cognitive ethology, and parental care. When possible, life-history strategies, the evolution of behavior, and behavioral ecology are stressed. Uses animals and animal tissues. Recommended prerequisites: EBIO 1210 and EBIO 1220 and EBIO 1230 and EBIO 1240 (minimum grade C-).


  • Kamath, Ambika  
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2021 / Fall 2022
  • Kelly, Caitlin  
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019 / Fall 2020 / Fall 2021