BIOL 2500

Genetics 1

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 2460, 001.246) Principles of heredity, gametogenesis and the cytological basis of inheritance in plants and animals. The concepts of dominance and genetic interaction, sex and inheritance, linkage, chromosomal variations, quantitative and population genetics, the genetic code. Not to be held with BIOL 2501 (BOTN 2461), or PLNT 2520 (039.252). Prerequisite: one of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C).

Winter 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Anne Worley
    CRN: 51362
    Lecture Location: 208 Armes
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 7: 12:30 PM–1:20 PM, M.W.F.

Lab sections

Summer 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    CRN: 1178
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 10:45 AM–12:45 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
    Tutorial Location: TBA
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 1:30 PM–3:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
    Final Exam Location: TBA
    Date: June 02
    Time: 9:00 AM–11:00 AM, S.

Important Date

January 16: Deadline to apply online to graduate for Spring 2018 (most students)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Joel Bety: “Seasonal interactions in arctic migratory birds: from individual to ecosystem” — Friday, January 19 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Christa Burstahler PhD Oral Defense: “Variation in facultative diet specialization of Canadian lynx” — Friday, January 19 at 1 p.m., 201 BSB.

General seminar: Dr. Jonathan Meltzer: “TBA” — Friday, February 2 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Robert J. Ireland: “The Orchidaceae: not just for ice cream and corsages.” — Thursday, February 8 at 7 p.m., 260 Helen Glass.