Advanced Companion Animal Biology

1 Semester
Available to grades: 9,10,11,12
Prerequisites: Companion Animal Biology

Advanced Companion Animal Biology is designed for students to build on basic concepts in Companion Animal Biology and to continue studying animals in our society. Students will study principles of animal health and diseases, animal systems, nutrition and digestion, reproduction, genetics and embryology, and animal biotechnology. The relationships of man, plants, and animals will be explored. Course content is correlated to the Illinois State Colleges admission lab science program of Biological Science Applications in Agriculture-Animal Sciences. If you are interested in pursuing a career with animals, this is a great opportunity to learn about some of the career fields open to you. May be used for Science credit.