BIOL 1030

Biology 2: Biological Diversity, Function and Interactions

(Lab Required) A laboratory-based course introducing biological diversity including prokaryotes, protists, fungi, plants and animals; the form and function of plants and animals and basic concepts of ecology. This course is intended for major and honours students in the Biological Sciences. Not to be held with BIOL 1031, BIOL 1010 or BIOL 1011 (071.101), BIOE 2590 (034.259), or the former 071.125, 071.123 or 071.201. Prerequisite: BIOL 1020 or BIOL 1021 (C).

NOTE: BIOL 1030 is a prerequisite to further courses in Microbiology and to most courses in Biological Sciences. It is also intended for students proceeding to Agricultural and Food Sciences, Dentistry, Human Ecology, Medicine, Optometry, Pharmacy, Veterinary Science, Physical Education and Science.

Summer 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Dilukshi Fernando, Michael Peter Shaw , Anne Marie van der Marel
    CRN: 1158
    Lecture Location: 204 Armes
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 10:45 AM–12:45 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
    Final Exam Location: 200 Fletcher Argue
    Date: June 29
    Time: 9:00 AM–11:00 AM, F.

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructors: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1435
    Laboratory Location: 211A Buller
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B02
    Instructors: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1436
    Laboratory Location: 211B Buller
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B03
    Instructors: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1437
    Laboratory Location: 212A Buller
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B04
    Instructors: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1438
    Laboratory Location: 212B Buller
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B05
    Instructors: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1439
    Laboratory Location: 215 Buller
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
  • B06
    Instructors: Michael Peter Shaw
    CRN: 1440
    Laboratory Location: 216 Buller
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 1:30 PM–4:30 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.

Important Date

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

Upcoming Seminars

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.

General seminar: Garett Allen, PhD Proposal: “Acid-base regulation in Stenohaline Osmoconforming Crustaceans” — Thursday, June 7 at 9 a.m., 201 BSB.

General seminar: Amber Hiebert, MSc. Defense: “Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) Myotome Development: The Proliferation of Satellite Cells in the Developing Sturgeon” — Tuesday, June 26 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.