2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Feb 23, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ZOSC 210 - Zoo Science

Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites: BIOL 101 with a grade of C or better
This course is a primer on the history of zoos and the changing role of the zoo in today’s world. Zoo research, education and conservation will all be discussed using concrete examples from successful zoos. Special emphasis will be given to the roles of captive breeding and research as they relate to conservation. Sedgwick County Zoo staff members will also present sessions highlighting the various occupations in the modern zoo.