BIOL 2262

Biology of Algae

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 2290, 001.229, BIOL 3260) Lectures and laboratories dealing with the cellular features of major groups of algae and their phylogenetic and adaptive significance. The basics of algal taxonomy are also covered. Not to be held with the former courses BIOL 3260, 001.323, or 001.341. Prerequisite: One of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C).

Winter 2019 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Gordon Goldsborough
    CRN: 51569
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 6: 11:30 AM–12:20 PM, M.W.F.

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructor: Gordon Goldsborough
    CRN: 52363
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Tu.
  • B03
    Instructor: Gordon Goldsborough
    CRN: 53739
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 6:00 PM–9:00 PM, Tu.

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Wesley Ogloff, MSc defense: “Climate change-related shifts in species interactions and diet in an Arctic marine ecosystem” — Tuesday, July 31 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Elise Couillard, MSc Defense: “Black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus) awareness of neighbours' vigilance is spatially explicit” — Wednesday, August 1 at 8:45 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Muriel Magnaye, MSc Defense: “Growth and post-spawning survival in capelin (Mallotus villosus) on the northeast coast of Newfoundland” — Wednesday, August 15 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Gabrielle Grenier, MSc Defense: “Seasonal patterns of growth in Arctic Charr (Salvelinus alpinus L.); differences between morphs of Cumberland Sound populations” — Thursday, August 23 at noon, 304 Biological Sciences.