France, Paris

Animal Behavior

when 6 June 2016 - 15 July 2016
language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 4 ECTS

Topics include natural selection; the interplay between genes and the environment; learning; the influence of neurons and hormones on behavior; foraging; mating; cooperation; communication; and social behavior. In the labs, students will use the scientific method to carry out lab- and field-based research projects. Please note that an additional fee will be charged for this course.

Course leader

This course explores how and why animals, including humans, behave the way they do.

Credits info

University and College students.

Fee info

EUR 0: Fully accredited US curriculum