Summer 2012 Courses Offerings
First session: May 14 June
8, 2012; 8:00 am -12:00 pm,
BOT/ZOO 452 (G) Freshwater Biology. (3) Common freshwater organisms
and some of their relationships to one another, to their environment,
and to humans. May not be taken by students who have completed BOT
452. Prerequisites: BOT 200 and ZOOL 200. Professor:
Second session: June 11 July 5, 2012 8:00
am -12:00 pm, M-Th
MICR/BOT 423 (G) Phycology. (3) Morphology, taxonomy, physiology,
genetics, and ecology of the algae, particularly freshwater forms.
May not be taken by students who have completed BOT 423. Prerequisites:
BOT 200 and ZOOL 200. Professor: Dr.
Second session: June 11 July 5, 2012 1:00
pm 5:00 pm, M-Th
BOT 512 Aquatic and Wetland Plants. (3) Taxonomy and ecology of
the vascular plant flora of aquatic habitats. Prerequisites:
BOT 200, MICR 200, and ZOOL 200; BOT 410 and 451; graduate standing
in biology. Professor: Dr.
477/577 Research Problems. (13, repeatable
to 3) Investigation may be conducted in any of the specialties represented
by the staff. Most specialties are represented in the course offerings.
Prerequisite: Permission of the department chairperson; graduate
standing in biology. Potential research projects for the summer
of 2012 include assistance with turtle research, Asian carp hybridization
project including growth and condition, sunfish genetics, Morone
genetics, and other potential projects.
Registration for summer classes and living quarters
begins in February. Due to limited space, registration is on a first
come, first served basis. For information about
the station please contact station manager Jim
Lamer, or station director Sean
Jenkins and to register for classes contact the biological sciences
departmental secretary at (309) 298-1546.