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ZOOL 691 (Alpha) - Seminar in Zoology (1)

Reports on research or reviews of literature. Graduate students required to take this or one topics course (710–719) per year. (B) general zoology; (C) zoology literature; (D) animal behavior; (E) ecology; (F) animal physiology; (G) development biology; (H) marine biology. Repeatable five times.

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06/07/2017 at 10:57am

ZOOL 699 - Directed Study (V)

Directed research and reading in various fields of zoology. Repeatable unlimited 

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06/07/2017 at 10:58am

ZOOL 690 - Conservation Biology (3)

Theories and concepts of ecology, evolution and genetics for conservation of biological diversity. Topics will include restoration ecology, management planning, laws and policies, biological invasions. Pre: BIOL 375 and either 480 or BOT 462; and either 410, 439, 620, 623, BOT 453, 454, 456, or 492. (Cross-listed as BOT 690 and NREM 690)

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06/07/2017 at 10:56am

ZOOL 652 - Population Biology (3)

Theory and applications of population biology; behavior of population models, as revealed by analytical methods and computer simulation; application to population problems such as endangered species; discussion of classical and current literature in population biology. Pre: one of the following: 439, 467, 620, 623, BOT 453, BOT 454, BOT 456, NREM 680, PEPS 671; or consent. (Cross-listed as BOT 652)

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06/07/2017 at 10:55am

ZOOL 632 - Advanced Biometry (4)

(3 Lec, 1 2-hr Discussion) Multivariate statistical methods: multiple regression and correlation; multiway anova; general linear models; repeated measures and multivariate anova; loglinear analysis and logistic regression. Pre: 631 or consent.

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Course Syllabus, 2014: /biology/sites/

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06/07/2017 at 10:54am

ZOOL 631 - Biometry (4)

(3 Lec, 1 2-hr Discussion) Basic statistical methods: design of studies; data exploration; probability; distributions; parametric and nonparametric one-sample, two-sample, multi-sample, regression, and correlation analyses; frequency tables. Pre: MATH 215 or 216 or 241 or 251A or NREM 203 (or equivalent), or consent.

Course Syllabus, 2014: /biology/sites/

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01/15/2021 at 1:11pm

ZOOL 623 - Quantitative Field Ecology (3)

(1 Lec, 1 2-hr Lab, 1 Discussion) Formal quantitative approach in identifying, designing, performing, analyzing, and interpreting ecological field problems. A-F only. Pre: 439, 439L, and 631; or consent. (Alt. years)

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06/07/2017 at 10:53am

ZOOL 620 - Marine Ecology (3)

 Principles of ecology of marine biota and environment. Pre: graduate standing in zoology, oceanography, or botany; or consent.

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06/07/2017 at 10:52am

ZOOL 619 - Seminar on Science Teaching (2)

Effective teaching methods, organization of courses, lectures, laboratory exercises; development and evaluation of examinations; computers and audio-visual aids.  Open to graduate students in various science disciplines.  Repeatable one time.  Cross-listed as NSCI619.

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11/03/2016 at 3:24pm