BIO3021 - Timetable of Topics 2020

Week

Lectures

Seminar

1

1

Physical & chemical characteristics of the marine environment in relation to marine life I

KM

 

2

Physical & chemical characteristics of the marine environment in relation to marine life II

KM

2

3

Marine life-histories and population dynamics

DM

 

4

Reproduction in the sea

DM

2b

5

Marine larval biology

DM

 

6

Recruitment dynamics and supply-side ecology

DM

3

7

Competition and predation

DM

 

8

Marine community ecology

DM

4

9

Research in Action 1

GG

 

10

Primary production in oceans - carbon pools & fluxes; climate change & primary production

DM

Semester Break: Friday 10th April to Friday 17th April

5

11

Ecophysiology of primary producers

DM

 

12

Macroalgae I: Introduction and diversity

KM

6

13

Macroalgae II: Ecology and evolution

KM

Mini-symposium due

14

Macroalgae III: Applications

KM

7

15

Research in Action 2

KM

 

16

Research in Action 3

CG

8

17

Adaptations of oceanic nekton I

RR

 

18

Adaptations of oceanic nekton II

RR

9

19

Coral reefs

RR

 

20

Biology of marine fish

RR

10

21

The deep sea I

RR

 

22

The deep sea II

RR

11

23

Human impacts on the ocean I

RR

 

24

Human impacts on the ocean II

RR

12 Catch-up / RevisionTBC 
  Catch-up / RevisionTBC 

Lecturers: RR - Assoc. Prof. Richard Reina; DM - Prof. Dustin Marshall; KM - Dr Keyne Monro; GG - Dr. Giulia Ghedini; CG - Mr Chris Gatto

Please see your personal timetable in Allocate+ for location and times of lectures.