BIOL2060 - * Course Outline

BIOL2060 - * Course Outline - Course outline for BIOL*2060...

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1 Course’outline’for’BIOL*2060 ’ Ecology’ Department’of’Integrative’Biology ’ University’of’Guelph,’Fall’2013 I. Course Information Course’Instructor’ ’ Prof.’Christina’Caruso ’ [email protected] (519)’824 -4120’ x’52030,’ SCIE’1471 ’ Office’hours:’MW’11:30 -12:30’or ’by’appointment ’ Tutorial’Coordinator ’’ Ms.’Joyce’Buck ’ [email protected] (519)’824 -4120’x’52743,’SCIE’3508 Graduate’Teaching’Assistants ’ Jennifer’Bernard’( [email protected])’ Lisa’Ledger’( [email protected])’ Doris’ Gao’( [email protected])’ Lauren’Jarvis’( [email protected])’ Christopher’Wagner’( [email protected])’ ’ Lectures’ MWF’ 10:30–11:20’ ROZH’101 ’ Tutorials’ W’11:30 -12:20’ SCIE’2313 ’ W’12:30 -1:20’’ SCIE’2313 ’ W’1:30 -2:20’ SCIE’2313 ’ W’2:30 -3:20’ SCIE’2313 ’ W’3:30 -4:20’ SCIE’2313 ’ Th’11:30 -12:20’[pending] ’ SCIE’2313 ’ Th’12:30 -1:20’ SCIE’2313 ’ Th’1:30 -2:20’ ’ SCIE’2313 ’ Th’2:30 -3:20’ ’ SCIE’2313 ’ Th’3:30 -4:20’ ’ SCIE’2313 ’ Midterm’exam ’ Monday’ October’21,’10:30 -11:20’(in’class)’ ’ Final’exam ’ Wednesday’Decemb er’4,’8:30 -10:30’(room’TBA) ’ II. Major Course Themes and Concepts BIOL*2060’will’introduce’you’to’the’basic’concepts,’theories’and’evidence’about’ecological’ processes’that’determine’the’distribution’and’abundance’of’organisms.’ ’ Our’approach’will’ include’a ’mix’of’theory’and’field’and’laboratory’techniques’as’presented’in’lecture’and’ discussed’in’tutorials.’ ’ We’will’also’take’time’during’lectures’to’apply’the’principles’you±ve’ been’learning’to’topics’related’to’conservation,’resource’use,’and’human’impacts’o n’the’
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2 biosphere.’ ’ Discussions’during’lectures’and’tutorials’and’written’assignments’will’allow’ you’to’practice’working’with’the’scientific’method. ’0.5’credits. ’ ’ ’ Prerequisite(s):’ 4.00’credits’including’ BIOL*1040 ’or’ BIOL*1070 Restriction(s):’ BIOL*3110 ,’ BIOL*3120 There’are’five’major’sections’in’the’course: SECTION’I:’ ’ WHAT’IS’ECOLOGY ’ AND’HOW’DO’WE’STUDY’IT ?’ SECTION’II:’ ’ EFFECT’OF’THE’ABIOTIC’ENVIRONMENT’ON’THE’DISTRIBUTION’OF’ ORGANISMS,’including’climate,’biogeography,’and’adaptation’to’ environmental’extremes ’ ’ SECTION’III: ’ EFFECT’OF’THE’BIOTIC’AND’ABIOTIC’ENVIRONMENT’ON’THE’ABUNDANC E’ OF’ORGANISMS,’including’demography,’life’h istory,’and’population’growth. ’ SECTION’IV: ’
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