BIOL 3472

Environmental Physiology of Animals 2

(Lab Required) This course is intended to acquaint students with the control and integration of organ systems and body functions of animals, and their biochemical and physiological adaptations to environmental perturbations. Areas covered may include neuroendocrinology, excretion, and water, salt, and acid-base balance. Laboratories explore related subjects in various animals. This course may not be held for credit with BIOL 3460, or the former ZOOL 3530, or the former 022.353. Prerequisites: BIOL 2200 (C) or BIOL 2210 (C) or consent of department.

Winter 2019 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Dirk Weihrauch, Kenneth Jeffries
    CRN: 51710
    Lecture Location: 315 Buller
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 8: 1:30 PM–2:20 PM, M.W.F.

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructor: Kevin Scott
    CRN: 51711
    Laboratory Location: W270 Duff Roblin
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Th.
  • B02
    Instructor: Kevin Scott
    CRN: 51712
    Laboratory Location: W270 Duff Roblin
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, W.

Important Dates

December 10 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period

December 22 – January 2: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Edward Jenkins, M.Sc. Defense: “Seabird dietary niche dynamics during breeding in coastal Newfoundland” — Tuesday, December 18 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Saeedeh Bani, PhD Proposal: “The development and maintenance of migratory timing programs in a songbird” — Tuesday, December 18 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.