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.

Summer 2018 sections

Lecture sections

  • A01
    Instructors: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1153
    Lecture Location: 201 Armes
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 8:30 AM–10:30 AM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
    Final Exam Location: 100 Fletcher Argue
    Date: June 01
    Time: 9:00 AM–11:00 AM, F.
  • A02
    Instructors: Elaine Aparecida Carvalho dos Anjos
    CRN: 1154
    Lecture Location: 111 Armes
    Dates: May 07 – June 20
    Time: 7:00 PM–9:30 PM, M.W.
    Lecture Location: 111 Armes
    Date: May 25
    Time: 7:00 PM–9:30 PM, F.
    Final Exam Location: 110 E2 EITC
    Date: June 22
    Time: 6:00 PM–8:00 PM, F.

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.