BIOL 3100

Skills in Biol Sciences

This course will introduce students to the concepts and skills necessary to succeed in a Biology-based career, including: communication skills (scientific writing and oral presentations), critical thinking, strategies for employment and graduate training, familiarization with the range of biological research, and exposure to a variety of Biology-based careers. This course may not be held with the former BOTN 3570 (001.357) or ZOOL 3750 (022.375). Prerequisite: This course is restricted to Honours and Major students in the Biological Sciences.

Fall 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    CRN: 11542
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 5: 10:00 AM–11:15 AM, Tu.Th.
    Tutorial Location: TBA
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, 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.