BIOL 1010

Biology: Biological Diversity and Interaction

(Formerly 071.101) An introduction to biological diversity including prokaryotes, protists, fungi, plants and animals; the form and function of plants and animals and basic concepts of ecology. May not be used for credit in a Major or Honours program in the Biological Sciences. Not to be held with BIOL 1011, BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, the former 071.125, or 071.201. Prerequisite: Any grade 12 or 40S Mathematics course (50%), or equivalent.

Winter 2018 sections

Lecture sections

  • A02
    Instructors: Diana Mlinar
    CRN: 52026
    Lecture Location: 172 St. John's
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 8: 1:30 PM–2:20 PM, M.W.F.
  • A03
    Instructors: Diana Mlinar
    CRN: 50200
    Lecture Location: 343 Drake Centre
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 10: 1:00 PM–2:15 PM, Tu.Th.
  • A04
    Instructors: Anne Marie van der Marel
    CRN: 51459
    Lecture Location: 415 Machray Hall
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 10: 1:00 PM–2:15 PM, Tu.Th.

Online section

  • D01
    Instructors: Mike Shaw
    CRN: 50701
    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.