Free online course - Sharks! Global Biodiversity, Biology and Conservation

Tuesday, 28th June 2016 - 9:00am

This free 4 week online course covers a range of topics including:

  • habitats and distributions of sharks from around the world
  • evolutionary history and relationships of sharks and allies
  • functional anatomy of swimming, breathing, and eating
  • aspects of sensory biology, reproduction, and behavior
  • ecological roles of sharks
  • historical and cultural aspects of shark-human interactions
  • the impacts of human behavior on shark populations
  • how biology can inform conservation efforts

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