Timeroom: Fall 2021

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Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biochemistry

BCHM 894 (01) - Protein Structure and Function

Protein Structure & Function

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 16523
Analysis of how the three-dimensional architecture of soluble and membrane proteins contributes to their biochemical function; methods for determining the structure of proteins; protein folding; protein targeting; and mechanisms of enzyme catalysis. Computer resources used for protein modeling and structural prediction. Prereq: one semester of biochemistry.
Instructors: Feixia Chu
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 3:10pm - 4:30pm TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 801 (01) - Plant Physiology

Plant Physiology

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   8  
CRN: 14219
Knowledge about principles of plant physiology is critical to understand how plants work and what happens between planting a seed and picking up a flower or a fruit. This course focuses on fundamentals of plant physiology and metabolism using lecture and laboratory investigations. Lecture topics include: plant-water relations, mineral nutrition, photosynthesis and respiration, plant metabolism, signaling and hormones, growth and development, and plant-environment interactions. Labs will be project-based and students will conduct experiments to explore basic plant processes. Prereq: Knowledge of plant biology and chemistry (introductory plant biol/botany and college level general or organic chemistry); or permission.
Equivalent(s): PBIO 801
Instructors: Marta Lima
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 8:10am - 9:30am TBA
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 M 10:10am - 1:00pm SLS 150
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 806 (01) - Data Science with R for the Life Sciences

Data Science for Life Sciences

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16944
Introduces students to the basic data analysis and programming tools commonly used throughout the life sciences. Students will become proficient in R programming, data wrangling and cleaning, the principles of open and reproducible science, SQL database management, version control via Git/Github, building maps, and Bash command lines. Data sets and case studies from across the life sciences will be used throughout the course. The class culminates with an small group project.
Instructors: Easton White
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm SLS 230
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 R 3:40pm - 5:00pm SLS 230
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 852 (01) - New England Mushrooms: a Field and Lab Exploration

New England Mushrooms

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 16060
Special Fees: $125.00
This is a hands-on field, lab and lecture course in the identification, classification, life histories, and ecology of mushrooms and other macrofungi. Lectures focus on macrofungal ecology and systematics. Laboratory instruction emphasizes morphological, microscopic, and molecular identification techniques, plus the use of smart-phone field note recording and on-line resources. Several field trips are required in addition to the weekly laboratory. Previous experience with fungi is not required. Grades are based on a collection, a project, and presentations. Prereq: Intro course in Biology or Plant Biology, or permission.
Equivalent(s): PBIO 852
Instructors: Christopher Neefus
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 9:10am - 1:00pm SLS 140
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 855 (01) - Biological Oceanography

Biological Oceanography

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   6  
CRN: 15469
Special Fees: $130.00
Biological processes of the oceans, including primary and secondary production, trophodynamics, plankton diversity, zooplankton ecology, ecosystems and global ocean dynamics. Field trips on R/V Gulf Challenger and to the Jackson Estuarine Laboratory. Prereq: One year of biology or permission of the instructor. Special Fee.
Equivalent(s): ESCI 850, ZOOL 850
Instructors: Elizabeth Harvey
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 8:10am - 9:30am SLS 201
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 R 9:40am - 11:30am SLS 201
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 895 (01) - Advanced Studies

Advanced Studies

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
CRN: 16811
Advanced research or seminar, supervised by a faculty member.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 899 (01) - Master's Thesis

Master's Thesis

Credits: 1.0 to 10.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term* (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
CRN: 13487
Master's thesis research. Cr/F.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 10 credits.
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 901 (01) - Introductory Graduate Seminar

Intro Graduate Seminar

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 11670
This seminar provides an introduction to the Biological Sciences Graduate Program, offering students an overview of program structure and requirements, introducing faculty research and campus resources, and helping participants develop skills and strategies useful in graduate school. Requirements include preparation of a written research proposal and a brief oral presentation. Cr/F.
Equivalent(s): ZOOL 901
Instructors: Jessica Bolker
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 M 1:10pm - 3:00pm RUDMAN 110
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 902 (01) - Writing and Publishing Science

Scientific Writing

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 12866
Participants in this seminar (1) make significant progress on one or more of their current academic writing projects; (2) increase their understanding of the genres, protocols, and mechanisms of scientific writing and publishing; and (3) develop strategies and skills for getting professional writing done efficiently and well, in graduate school and beyond. Cr/F.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
Instructors: Jessica Bolker
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 F 10:10am - 12:00pm SLS G70

BIOT 804 (M1) - New and Emerging Biotechnology

New & Emerging Biotech

Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2021 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   8  
CRN: 16554
This course is a graduate-level investigation of emerging technologies, innovations and new products in the biotechnology industry, taught using case studies and scientific literature. Modern biotechnology focuses mainly on medicine. New treatments for rare and complex diseases as well as genetic testing to identify genetically-inherited diseases are continually being developed and discovered. Technology that makes these and other advances possible is the focus of this course.
Section Comments: Cross listed with BIOT 704
Only listed majors in section: BIOTECH IBMS
Instructors: Nancy Fernandes
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 T 6:01pm - 8:00pm ONLINE