BIOD43H3 Animal Movement and Exercise

A lecture and seminar/discussion course covering integrative, comparative animal locomotion and exercise physiology. Topics will include muscle physiology, neurophysiology, metabolism, energetics, thermoregulation and biomechanics. These topics will be considered within evolutionary and ecological contexts. Students will be expected to give a brief oral presentation on recently published basic research involving animal locomotion and/or exercise physiology.

Prerequisite: 
Exclusion: 

HMB472H

Recommended Preparation: 

Completion of an A-level Physics course.

Enrolment Limits: 
50
Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences