Current Topics in Sensory Biology


Exploration of recent and classic studies in sensory biology. Topics are chosen by students at the start of the semester. Usually includes vision, hearing, smell, taste, pheromones, electroreception, magnetoreception, bioluminescence, touch, time, and music. Taught at the Duke Marine Lab in Beaufort. Recommended prerequisite: Biology 201L, or 201L and 202L, or 203L or the equivalent, and one course in Neuroscience, or consent of instructor.
Curriculum Codes
  • NS
Cross-Listed As
  • MARSCI 427A
Typically Offered