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BIOL 4860 Methods in Community Ecology Lab (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This laboratory introduces students to original research in community ecology. Students will learn ecological experimental design and the application of statistical analysis in community ecology. Specific topics will focus on multi-trophic interactions. Research will include the use of the scientific literature, online databases and the generation of publication quality data. Students will be expected to generate a poster presentation on their work and be able to discuss their research with peers. This course is recommended for students who are interested in pursuing advanced research.

Instructor(s): Colleen Hitchcock

Prerequisites: BIOL2010 AND BIOL2040. BIOL 2010, BIOL 2040 and a statistics course (can be concurrent).

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Comments: Satisfies the advanced experience requirement for the Biology major. Lab Fee Required.

Last Updated: 08-Aug-18