BIOL 2260

BIO FUNGI LICHE

(Lab Required)(Formerly BOTN 2210, 001.221) An introduction to the fungi, both free living and lichenized, with emphasis on the major taxonomic groupings, their organization and structure, their life histories, identification and general economic significance. Not to be held with BIOL 2261 or the former 001.321. Prerequisite: one of BIOL 1010 (071.101) (B), BIOL 1011 (B), the former 071.123 (B), BIOL 1030 (C), BIOL 1031 (C), or the former 071.125 (C).

Fall 2017 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Tom Booth
    CRN: 11451
    Lecture Location: 201 Armes
    Dates: September 07 – December 08
    Slot 5: 10:00 AM–11:15 AM, Tu.Th.

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructors: Tom Booth
    CRN: 11696
    Laboratory Location: 305 Biological Sciences
    Dates: September 07 – December 08
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, M.
  • B02
    Instructors: Tom Booth
    CRN: 11695
    Laboratory Location: 305 Biological Sciences
    Dates: September 07 – December 08
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Tu.

Important Dates

December 11 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period (includes tests and midterm exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

December 22 – January 1: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Karen Dunmall PhD Oral Defense: “Pacific salmon in the Canadian Arctic Indicators of Change” — Tuesday, December 19 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Matthew Doering, PhD Proposal: “Adding spice to fungicides: Discovery of novel genes operating in specialised metabolite biosynthesis in Piper spp. (Piperaceae)” — Wednesday, December 20 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Jared Field, MSc Defense: “Alternative splicing of Bnip3 modulates calcium signals to prevent mitochondrail-dependent cell death and regulate gene expression” — Wednesday, December 20 at 1 p.m., 201 BSB.