Timeroom: Spring 2024

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Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Marine,Estuarine,Freshwater

MEFB 590 (01) - Coastlines in Crisis

Coastlines in Crisis

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 57236
Special Fees: $2,089.00
Pairing students from coastal geographies through synchronous online and in-person lecture, we?ll explore trends threatening resilience of our coasts and their inhabitants. The science and public perception of coastal threats, sea level rise, and climate related issues will build a baseline for understanding the issues coastal communities face, including contributing factors, and the role of science, technology, and environmental policy in the delicate balancing act between nature and infrastructure.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Gregg Moore
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm MURK 204
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Marine,Estuarine,Freshwater

MEFB 675 (01) - Marine Mammal Biology and Conservation

Marine Mammalogy

Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 57248
This course is designed to be a detailed investigation into the biology of cetaceans, pinnipeds, and other marine mammals. In this course we will learn about the evolution of marine mammals, general adaptations to a marine existence, morphology, systematics and biogeography, reproduction, diving physiology, communication and echolocation, feeding and migratory behavior, and marine mammal/human interactions. The course will include a survey of major conservation concerns and potential management solutions, as well as a unit on cultural competencies and the historic relationship between humans and marine mammals.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): BIOL 412
Equivalent(s): MEFB 535
Instructors: Michelle Fournet
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm MURK 204
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Marine,Estuarine,Freshwater

MEFB 755 (01) - Biological Oceanography

Biological Oceanography

Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 54474
Biological processes of the oceans, including primary and secondary production, trophodynamics, plankton diversity, zooplankton ecology, ecosystems and global ocean dynamics.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): BIOL 411 with minimum grade of C- or BIOL 412 with minimum grade of C- or BIOL 411H with minimum grade of C- or BIOL 412H with minimum grade of C-
Equivalent(s): ESCI 750, ZOOL 750
Cross listed with : BIOL 855.01
Instructors: Elizabeth Harvey
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HS 205
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Marine,Estuarine,Freshwater

MEFB 795 (01) - Independent Investigations in Marine, Estuarine, and Freshwater Biology

Ind. Investigations MEFB

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
CRN: 53759
Independent study in a topic related to Marine, Estuarine, or Freshwater Biology, arranged by the student with a faculty sponsor. Enrollment by permission only.
Instructor Approval Required. Contact Instructor for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated up to 5 times.
Only listed colleges in section: Life Sciences & Agriculture
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Marine,Estuarine,Freshwater

MEFB 799H (01) - Honors Senior Thesis in Marine, Estuarine, and Freshwater Biology

MEFB Honors Senior Thesis

Credits: 2.0 to 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
CRN: 55111
Independent research requiring a written proposal, a thesis, and a final public presentation (e.g. the Undergraduate Research Conference). Intended for MEFB majors completing Honors-in-major requirements. Contact MEFB program coordinator prior to senior year to arrange supervision and obtain permission. Two consecutive semesters. (4 credit minimum total; 8 credits maximum).
Instructor Approval Required. Contact Instructor for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Attributes: Honors course
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA