BIOL 4362

Behavioural Ecology and Cognitive Ethology

(Lab Required) (Formerly ZOOL 4280, 022.428) Examines proximate and ultimate questions relating to mating and parental behaviour, communication, social parasitism and animal intellect to provide insight into the intimate relationship between behavioural evolution and the environment. Laboratory and field exercises complement major topics considered in lectures. Not to be held with the former 022.448. Prerequisite: BIOL 3360 (ZOOL 3100, 022.310), or the former 022.343 (C); or consent of department.

Winter 2019 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: James F Hare
    CRN: 56096
    Lecture Location: 401 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 5: 10:00 AM–11:15 AM, Tu.Th.
    Laboratory Location: 110 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, M.

Important Dates

December 10 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period

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

Upcoming Seminars

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.