Requirements

Grading

Lab Write-ups

Field Trip

Honor Code

Notes


Instructor

Dr Scott Solomon
Office:
135C Anderson Biology Lab
Phone: (713) 348-2661
Email: ses4 (at) rice.edu
Office Hours:
Tuesdays 9 am - 12 pm

Teaching assistants

 

 

Course Schedule

DateType Topic
March 7 LecturePopulation biology and basic statistics
Mar 8, 9, 10 Lab 1Isopod population biology
Mar 14 LectureCommunity ecology
Mar 15, 16, 17 Lab 2Squirrel behavior
Mar 21 – 24 No Class Spring Break
Mar 28 LectureHabitats and niches
Mar 29, 30, 31Lab 3Habitats and niches (Field trip—return @ 7 pm)
Apr 4 LectureMeasuring biological diversity
Apr 5, 6, 7Lab 4Biodiversity of leaflitter organisms
Apr 11LectureSpatial analyses and social insects
Apr 12, 13, 14Lab 5Fire ant social form
Apr 18LectureTaxonomy and systematics
Apr 19, 20, 21Lab 6Reconstructing phylogenies