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Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 711 (01) - Experimental Design & Analysis

Experimental Design & Analysis

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 53006
Design and analysis of biological and ecological research experiments. "Real world" studies used to discuss the identification of hypotheses, appropriate experimental design, and the application of statistical analyses including ANOVA, ANCOVA, correlation and regression, cluster analysis, classification and ordination techniques. Theoretical statistical concepts tailored to consider students' own thesis and dissertation research, allowing statistical problems to be addressed at various stages of the research process. Common computer packages used for analyses include Excel, JMP, Systat, and R.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : BIOL 811.01
Instructors: Christopher Neefus
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 9:40am - 11:00am NESM 329
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 714W (01) - Model Organisms in Biological and Medical Research

Model Organism Research

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   6  
CRN: 56102
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. 58 hours of Undergrad Coursework, including advanced study in at least one specified area required.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): BIOL 714
Cross listed with : BIOL 814.01
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Jessica Bolker
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 M 1:10pm - 3:00pm RUDMAN 110
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 720 (01) - Plant-Animal Interactions

Plant-Animal Interactions

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 52330
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.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): (BIOL 412 or BIOL 412H or BIOL 414)
Cross listed with : BIOL 820.01
Only listed colleges in section: Life Sciences & Agriculture
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Instructors: Melissa Aikens
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm NESM 329
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 W 1:10pm - 2:00pm RUDMAN 110
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 780 (01) - Capstone Companion Course

Capstone Companion Course

Credits: 1.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Credit/Fail Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 54233
This course is the required companion course to a student's individual capstone experience. It must be taken during the same semester as the individual experience, or in the fall immediately following a summer experience. This course will help connect a student's individual capstone experience to their broader academic program, and will be a forum for sharing individual experiences with peers. Thesis students should enroll in BIOL 780 during the second semester of the thesis. Should also be taken with a pre-approved individual capstone experience.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Senior
Only listed majors in section: BIOLOGY, MARESTFRSHBIO, NEUROSCI LSA, ZOOLOGY BA, ZOOLOGY BS
Instructors: Elizabeth Harvey
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 M 11:10am - 12:00pm PARS N114
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 780 (02) - Capstone Companion Course

Capstone Companion Course

Credits: 1.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Credit/Fail Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 54234
This course is the required companion course to a student's individual capstone experience. It must be taken during the same semester as the individual experience, or in the fall immediately following a summer experience. This course will help connect a student's individual capstone experience to their broader academic program, and will be a forum for sharing individual experiences with peers. Thesis students should enroll in BIOL 780 during the second semester of the thesis. Should also be taken with a pre-approved individual capstone experience.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Senior
Only listed majors in section: BIOLOGY, MARESTFRSHBIO, NEUROSCI LSA, ZOOLOGY BA, ZOOLOGY BS
Instructors: Leslie Curren
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 T 10:10am - 11:00am DEM 253
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 795 (01) - Independent Investigations in Biology

Ind. Investigations Biology

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
CRN: 51756
Independent study in a topic related ot 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.
Equivalent(s): BIOL 795W
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 795W (01) - Independent Investigations

Independent Investigations

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
CRN: 52308
Topics may include teaching or research practicum in a biological science, supervised by a faculty member.
Instructor Approval Required. Contact Instructor for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 4 credits.
Equivalent(s): BIOL 795
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 811 (01) - Experimental Design & Analysis

Experimental Design & Analysis

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 53007
Design and analysis of biological and ecological research experiments. "Real world" studies used to discuss the identification of hypotheses, appropriate experimental design, and the application of statistical analyses including ANOVA, ANCOVA, correlation and regression, cluster analysis, classification and ordination techniques. Theoretical statistical concepts tailored to consider students' own thesis and dissertation research, allowing statistical problems to be addressed at various stages of the research process. Common computer packages used for analyses include Excel, JMP, Systat and R.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : BIOL 711.01
Instructors: Christopher Neefus
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 9:40am - 11:00am NESM 329
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

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

Model Organism Research

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 56093
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.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : BIOL 714W.01
Instructors: Jessica Bolker
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 M 1:10pm - 3:00pm RUDMAN 110
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 820 (01) - Plant-Animal Interactions

Plant-Animal Interactions

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 56103
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. One year of general biology recommended.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : BIOL 720.01
Instructors: Melissa Aikens
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm NESM 329
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 W 1:10pm - 2:00pm RUDMAN 110