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: 301 Biological Sciences
    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: 304 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Tu.
  • B03
    Instructor: Gordon Goldsborough
    CRN: 53739
    Laboratory Location: 304 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 6:00 PM–9:00 PM, Tu.

Important Dates

December 10 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period

December 22 – January 2: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Adam Bewick: “Understanding epigenetics through the lens of molecular evolution” — Wednesday, December 12 at 10:30 a.m., 201 Biological Sciences Bldg..

General seminar: Edward Jenkins, M.Sc. Defense: “Seabird dietary niche dynamics during breeding in coastal Newfoundland” — Tuesday, December 18 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Saeedeh Bani, PhD Proposal: “"The development and maintenance of migratory timing programs in a songbird"” — Tuesday, December 18 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.