BIOL 1020

Biology 1: Principles and Themes

(Lab Required) A laboratory-based course in unifying principles of biology including cell biology, bioenergetics, cell division, genetics and evolution. This course is intended for major and honours students in the Biological Sciences. Not to be held with BIOL 1021, BIOL 1000, BIOL 1001 (071.100), BIOE 2590 (034.259), or the former 071.125, 071.123 or 071.201. Prerequisite: Biology 40S (or equivalent) and any 40S Mathematics (or equivalent) and one of 40S Chemistry or 40S Physics (or equivalent); or BIOL 1000 (C). Students who complete BIOL 1000 as the prerequisite for BIOL 1020 will not be allowed to use both BIOL 1000 and BIOL 1020 towards their degree program as the two courses may not be held for credit with one another.

Summer 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Michael G. Becker, Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1157
    Lecture Location: 204 Armes
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 10:45 AM–12:45 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
    Final Exam Location: 240 University
    Date: June 02
    Time: 9:00 AM–11:00 AM, S.

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructor: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1428
    Laboratory Location: 211A Buller
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B02
    Instructor: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1429
    Laboratory Location: 211B Buller
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B03
    Instructor: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1431
    Laboratory Location: 212A Buller
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B04
    Instructor: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1432
    Laboratory Location: 212B Buller
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B05
    Instructor: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1433
    Laboratory Location: 215 Buller
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B06
    Instructor: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1434
    Laboratory Location: 216 Buller
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.

Important Dates

October 3: Fee Payment Deadline Fall Term

October 4 – October 5: Fall Term break (No classes)

October 8: Thanksgiving Day (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Dr. Maud Ferrari — Friday, October 5 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar — Friday, October 12 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar — Friday, October 19 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Ari Friedlaender — Friday, October 26 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.