Course List

Exploring Biology -

BIOL 110 F

Instructor: Dr. Matthew J. Petersen
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An intergrated study of a contemporary topic that introduces prospective majors to central themes for success. Each section will focus on a different topic. Topics may vary from year to year.(1)

General Ecology -

BIOL 205 A

Instructor: Dr. Matthew J. Petersen
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BIOL-125 or ENVI-230 Take BIOL-205L

Catalog Description:

Ecology is the study of the distributions and abundances of organisms. The course focuses primarily on species/environment interactions, species/species interactions, community dynamics, and ecosystems function.

General Ecology Lab -

BIOL 205L 1

Instructor: Dr. Matthew J. Petersen
Time: Th 8:30AM-11:30AM
Term: 2015FA
Pre-requisites/Comments: Take BIOL-205

Catalog Description:

A study of the interrelationships between organisms and the environment. Emphasis will focus on the physical and biological factors that influence ecosystem functions and the detrimental effects that occur from environment disturbances. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.