Timeroom: Fall 2021

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Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 795W (01) - Independent Investigations

Independent Investigations

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
CRN: 10967
Topics may include teaching or research practicum in a biological science, supervised by a faculty member.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering 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
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology

BIOL 799 (01) - Honors Senior Thesis

Honors Senior Thesis

Credits: 2.0 to 8.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
CRN: 10634
Independent research requiring a written proposal, a thesis, and a final public presentation (e.g. the Undergraduate Research Conference). Intended for biology majors completing biology Honors-in-major requirements. Contact biology program coordinator prior to senior year to arrange supervision and obtain permission. Two consecutive semesters. (4 credit minimum total; 8 credits maximum).
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Honors course
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 Hours Arranged TBA
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)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
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.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Easton White
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 T 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 806 (02) - 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)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 17021
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.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Easton White
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 T 2:10pm - 3:30pm SLS 230
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 R 2:10pm - 3:30pm 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)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
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.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): PBIO 852
Instructors: Christopher Neefus
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 M 9:10am - 12:00pm SLS 140
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 W 9:10am - 12:00pm SLS 141
Additional Course Details: 

This year the course will also include hands-on experience in growing and cooking culinary mushrooms. Learn to grow shiitake mushrooms outdoors on hardwood logs and a variety of oyster mushrooms and other species indoors on hardwood sawdust blocks. 

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)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
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.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
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)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
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)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
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 899 (05) - Master's Thesis

Master's Thesis

Credits: 1.0 to 10.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term* (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
Class Size:   4  
CRN: 17049
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: Elizabeth Harvey
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)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
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.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
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