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Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 814 (01) - Model Organisms in Biological and Medical Research

Model Organism Research

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 54692
Animals, plants, and microbes serve as powerful tools for both basic and biomedical research. This course integrates historical, philosophical, sociological, and biological perspectives to examine how models are chosen and used. and how to evaluate their strengths and weaknesses. Students will study particular model species in depth, and address general epistemological questions about the choice and use of model organisms. This course is designed for graduate students and advanced undergraduates interested in research.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Jessica Bolker
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 M 1:10pm - 3:00pm RUDMAN 303
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 820 (01) - Plant-Animal Interactions

Plant-Animal Interactions

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 53060
Animals and plants engage in a range of interactions, from plant-pollinator and plant-ant mutualisms to plant-herbivore and carnivorous plant antagonisms. This course will explore the consequences of a variety of interactions on the evolution of traits in both animals and plants, considering implications for both conservation and agriculture. Weekly recitation. Prereq: BIOL 412.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Melissa Aikens
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm SLS 220
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 W 1:10pm - 2:00pm RUDMAN 110
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 827 (1SY) - Animal Communication

Animal Communication

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 56681
This course examines the principles underlying how animals communicate with each other and why they communicate the way they do by using perspectives drawn from a broad range of disciplines including physics, chemistry, ecology, psychology, economics, and behavioral ecology. Students will explore the primary literature, and work in teams to conduct independent research. The course is intended for advanced undergraduate or graduate students interested in neuroscience and behavior, evolution, wildlife and conservation biology, or zoology.Prereq: BIOL 412.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Only listed majors in section: BSCI:AGRI SCI, BSCI:AGRI SCI
Instructors: Laura Kloepper
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm ONLINE
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 828 (01) - Marine Bioacoustics

Marine Bioacoustics

Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 56679
Marine bioacoustics is a highly interdisciplinary field of science that requires knowledge of marine biology, oceanography, physics, and engineering. This course provides an introduction to the role of acoustics in aquatic biological systems and how acoustics is used to study biological processes and ecosystem dynamics. Topics include: marine animal hearing; sound production; behavior; echolocation; remote sensing; research methods; and the impacts of sounds on marine animals. It is suggested that students have a strong background in biology. College level physics and calculus is suggested.
Section Comments: Calculus is recommended.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Jennifer Miksis-Olds
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 8:10am - 9:30am CHASE 175
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 895 (01) - Advanced Studies

Advanced Studies

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
CRN: 57009
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
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 899 (01) - Master's Thesis

Master's Thesis

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term* (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
CRN: 52756
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
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 950 (01) - Scientific Communication

Scientific Communication

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 53006
Professional success in science depends on the ability to communicate, both by publishing in professional journals and by explaining the implications of research to a broad audience. This course covers a wide range of topics related to scientific communication. Students work on multiple forms of communication, practice communicating science to the public, strengthen peer reviewing skills, explore online scientific communities, and enhance awareness of relevant economic, legal, and ethical issues.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): LSA 950
Instructors: Jessica Bolker
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 F 10:10am - 12:00pm SLS 160
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 999 (01) - Doctoral Dissertation Research

Doctoral Dissertation Research

Credits: 0.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term* (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
CRN: 52757
Doctoral dissertation research. Cr/F.
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 Hours Arranged TBA

BIOT 418 (LM1) - Phage Bioinformatics Lab

Phage Bioinformatics Lab

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2022 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 56906
In the course, students undertake a hands-on undergraduate research experience to describe, document, and publish the discovery of new bacteriophages (bacterial viruses). In doing so, students will elucidate how the genome codes biological information. The aim of the course is for students to develop further research and computational analysis skills while preparing to publish their scientific discoveries. The course will focus on research data analysis and presentation of research data to scientists and the public.
Section Comments: 1st and 2nd-year Millyard Scholars only
Instructor permission required.
Equivalent(s): BSCI 418
Only listed majors in section: BA BIOL UNHM, BIOLOGICAL SCI, BIOTECHNOLOGY
Instructors: Kyle MacLea
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 F 10:01am - 1:50pm PANDRA P573

BIOT 501 (M1) - Ethical Issues in Biology

Ethical Issues in Biology

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Half Term I (01/25/2022 - 03/11/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   18  
CRN: 55340
This course is an introduction to the ethical issues associated with current and future use of biotechnology. Students will think critically about different ethical problems that emerge from scientific research and its applications to medical technology. The focus will be on personal and public policy decision making. Prereq: BIOL 413 and 414 or BIOL 411 and BIOL 412.
Instructor permission required.
Equivalent(s): BSCI 501
Only listed majors in section: BA BIOL UNHM, BIOLOGICAL SCI, BIOTECHNOLOGY, NEUROPSYCHOLOGY
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Patricia Halpin
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 3/11/2022 T 1:01pm - 3:50pm ONLINE