BIOL 1000

Biology: Foundations of Life

(Formerly 071.100) A course in unifying principles of biology including cell biology, bioenergetics, cell division, genetics and evolution. May not be used for credit in a Major or Honours program in the Biological Sciences. Not to be held with BIOL 1001, BIOL 1020, BIOL 1021, the former 071.125, or 071.201. Prerequisite: Any grade 12 or 40S Mathematics course (50%), or equivalent.

Fall 2018 sections

Lecture sections

  • A01
    CRN: 10226
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 3: 10:30 AM–11:20 AM, M.W.F.
  • A02
    CRN: 10229
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 8: 1:30 PM–2:20 PM, M.W.F.
  • A03
    CRN: 10230
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 10: 1:00 PM–2:15 PM, Tu.Th.
  • A04
    CRN: 11557
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 6: 11:30 AM–12:20 PM, M.W.F.

Online sections

  • D01
    CRN: 10781
    On-Line Study Location: Online
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
  • D02
    CRN: 10782
    On-Line Study Location: Online
    Dates: September 05 – December 07

Important Date

June 4 – June 8: Convocation Ceremony (Fort Garry Campus)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: William Bugg, PhD. Proposal: “Effects of early rearing conditions on the transcriptome of Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens)” — Wednesday, May 23 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Garett Allen, PhD Proposal: “Acid-base regulation in Stenohaline Osmoconforming Crustaceans” — Thursday, May 24 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Haoran Chen, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen fixing plant evolution: the major factors affecting biological nitrogen fixation” — Friday, May 25 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Ashley Tripp, MSc. Defense: “Temperature and pCO2: single and combined effects of climate change parameters on acid-base regulation in Louisiana red swamp crayfish” — Monday, May 28 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.