2017 - 2018 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

3553/0  Marine Biology

0..5 credit per semester

Students study basic marine ecological principles and develop an understanding of both the complexity and delicate balance of ocean ecosystems. Relevant science, technology, and societal issues are integrated into the curriculum. Laboratory exercises, field trips, classroom presentations, and literature research are an integral part of the course.

Honors Biology and Honors Chemistry
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
May be repeated 1 time

Special Program or Cluster Designations:

Marine Biology

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