BIOL 3560

Comparative Animal Histology

(Lab Required) (Formerly ZOOL 3060, 022.306) This course focuses on the cell and tissue organization of animals. Cell morphology and specialization, tissue types and a survey of the cellular and tissue organization of all organ systems are covered. The primary focus is on mammals but comparative aspects of other animal groups are also included. Not to be held with BIOL 3561 (ZOOL 3061, 022.347). Prerequisite: One of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C). Recommended prerequisite: one of BIOL 2210 (ZOOL 2320, 022.232), BIOL 2231 (ZOOL 2501, 022.250), BIOL 2520 (ZOOL 2280, 022.228), or BIOL 2521 (ZOOL 2281).

Winter 2019 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    CRN: 51471
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 10: 1:00 PM–2:15 PM, Tu.Th.

Lab sections

  • B01
    CRN: 51472
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Tu.
  • B02
    CRN: 51473
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, 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.

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.