BIOL 2262

Biology of Algae

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 2290, 001.229, BIOL 3260) Lectures and laboratories dealing with the cellular features of major groups of algae and their phylogenetic and adaptive significance. The basics of algal taxonomy are also covered. Not to be held with the former courses BIOL 3260, 001.323, or 001.341. Prerequisite: One of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C).

Winter 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Gordon Goldsborough
    CRN: 51569
    Lecture Location: 301 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 6: 11:30 AM–12:20 PM, M.W.F.

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructors: Gordon Goldsborough
    CRN: 52363
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Tu.
  • B03
    Instructors: Gordon Goldsborough
    CRN: 53739
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 6:00 PM–9:00 PM, Tu.

Important Date

February 19 – February 23: Reading Week (No classes)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Dr. Heidi Swanson: “Are the Fish Safe to Eat: Research into Level of Mercury in Fish in Canada's North” — Thursday, March 1 at 7 p.m..

General seminar: Dr. Heidi Swanson — Friday, March 2 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Graham Scott: “TBA” — Friday, March 9 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Patricia Wright: “TBA” — Friday, March 16 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.