Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

BI407
Animal Communication
0.5 Credit

An in-depth examination of information transfer between animals from the perspectives of signal characteristics, signal evolution, honesty and deception, competing interests of signallers and receivers, and communication in networks. We will also consider tools for the study of communication in natural environments.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
BI308 (or BI408), or one of PS360, PS361, PS362, PS363.
Exclusions
BI496m.
Notes
3 lecture hours, 2 tutorial/seminar hours