BIOL 2500

Genetics 1

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 2460, 001.246) Principles of heredity, gametogenesis and the cytological basis of inheritance in plants and animals. The concepts of dominance and genetic interaction, sex and inheritance, linkage, chromosomal variations, quantitative and population genetics, the genetic code. Not to be held with BIOL 2501 (BOTN 2461), or PLNT 2520 (039.252). Prerequisite: one of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C).

Fall 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    CRN: 11452
    Lecture Location: 172 St. John's
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 14: 2:30 PM–3:45 PM, Tu.Th.

Lab sections

  • B01
    CRN: 11453
    Tutorial Location: 223 Wallace
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Time: 8:30 AM–9:45 AM, Tu.
  • B02
    CRN: 11454
    Tutorial Location: 223 Wallace
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Lab: 8:30 AM–9:45 AM, Th.

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.