BIOL 1000

Biology: Foundations of Life

(Formerly 071.100) A course in unifying principles of biology including cell biology, bioenergetics, cell division, genetics and evolution. May not be used for credit in a Major or Honours program in the Biological Sciences. Not to be held with BIOL 1001, BIOL 1020, BIOL 1021, the former 071.125, or 071.201. Prerequisite: Any grade 12 or 40S Mathematics course (50%), or equivalent.

Winter 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Elaine Aparecida C. Anjos
    CRN: 51567
    Lecture Location: 343 Drake Centre
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 4: 8:30 AM–9:45 AM, Tu.Th.

Online section

  • D01
    Instructors: Mike Shaw
    CRN: 50700
    On-Line Study Location: Online
    Dates: January 03 – April 06

Important Date

April 9 – April 23: Winter Term Exam Period (includes final exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Riikka Kinnunen - PhD Proposal: “The Ecology of Urban Wildlife: How do Species Respond to Rapid Environmental Change?” — Tuesday, May 1 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Chloe Schmidt, PhD Proposal: “Microevolution in rapidly changing environments” — Wednesday, May 2 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Kamaldeep Chhoker, MSc. Defense: “Effects of canopy cover and pH on polyketide synthase gene transcription in Cladonie stygia and the polyketides produced in natural conditions.” — Thursday, May 3 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Lisa Hoogenboom, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen movement across the intestine of elasmoranchs” — Tuesday, May 22 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.