Many FHL courses are only offered as part of larger programs, but are not grouped by program on this page. Rather than viewing courses here, we suggest you navigate to the relevant term on the right. Under each term, you will see the programs offered and the courses within the programs, with links to course descriptions.
Spring Marine Studies (SMS) and Autumn Marine Studies (AMS) course choice: This course focuses on Mendelian genetics, evolution, biodiversity of life forms, ecology, and conservation biology. Open to all students interested in biology.
This one-weekend, one-credit course is targeted to University of Washington freshmen or sophomores studying marine biology, biology or environmental science who want to learn more about marine habitats.
Spring Marine Studies (SMS) and Autumn Marine Studies (AMS) course choice: This course will help students read peer-reviewed and public science writing, and understand and analyze those genres with respect to message, structure and target audience.
Spring Marine Studies (SMS), Autumn Marine Studies (AMS) course choice: This course will provide students new to the biological sciences an opportunity to learn about the wide variety of marine mammals found here and the ecosystems that support them.
These three courses comprise the Zoo-Bot Program and must be taken together. They are designed to complement each other, giving students an overview of marine life of the region as well as experience in marine sciences research.