Summary: BIOL 3069 POPULATION ECOLOGY FALL 2010
CLASSES: LSC 3655 TUES/THURS 8:30-10:00 a.m.
INSTRUCTOR: S.J. Walde
OFFICE: LSC 3132
OFFICE HOURS: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m., Fridays
TEXT: A primer of ecology. Nicholas J. Gottelli. Fourth edition, Sinauer Associates, Inc.
Midterm Exam 1 (Oct 14) 10
Final exam (scheduled) 30
ESSAY ASSIGNMENTS (2)
October 19 10
December 6 30
TUTORIALS (4) 12
FIVE-MINUTE QUIZZES (10) 8
TUTORIALS: Four tutorial sessions during class time, involving "hands-on" work with
population models, including computer simulations using Populus software.
ESSAY ASSIGNMENTS: Two written assignments, each of which requires using the
primary scientific literature to write an essay on a topic related to, but not identical with,