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
    Instructor: Jane Margaret Waterman
    CRN: 11542
    Lecture Location: 401 Biological Sciences
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 5: 10:00 AM–11:15 AM, Tu.Th.
    Tutorial Location: 301 Biological Sciences
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, F.

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.