BIO3021 - Timetable of Topics 2019

Week

Date

Lectures

Practical

1

4/3

1

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

DM

 

6/3

2

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

DM

2

11/3

3

Marine life-histories and population dynamics

DM

 

13/3

4

Reproduction in the sea

DM

3

18/3

5

Marine larval biology

DM

 

20/3

6

Recruitment dynamics and supply-side ecology

DM

4

25/3

7

Competition and predation

DM

 

27/3

8

Marine community ecology

DM

5

1/4

9

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

DM

 

3/4

10

Ecophysiology of primary producers

DM

6

8/4

11

Research in Action 1

GG

 

10/4

12

Research in Action 2

MM

7

15/4

13

Macroalgae I: Introduction and diversity

KM

Mini-symposium

Mon 15 April

17/4

14

Macroalgae II: Ecology and evolution

KM

Semester Break: Friday 19th April to Friday 26th April

8

29/4

15

Macroalgae III: Applications

KM

 

1/5

16

Research in Action 3

MN

9

6/5

17

Adaptations of oceanic nekton I

RR

 

8/5

18

Adaptations of oceanic nekton II

RR

10

13/5

19

Coral reefs

RR

 

15/5

20

Biology of marine fish

RR

11

20/5

21

The deep sea I

RR

 

22/5

22

The deep sea II

RR

12

27/5

23

Human impacts on the ocean I

RR

 

29/5

24

Human impacts on the ocean II

RR

Lectures: Monday 9 – 10am (16Rnf/S10) & Wednesday 12 – 1pm (14All/E7)

Mini-symposium: Week 7, Monday 15 April 10am – 1pm & 2 – 5pm (35Rnf/M1)

Lecturers: RR - Assoc. Prof. Richard Reina; DM - Prof. Dustin Marshall; KM - Dr Keyne Monro; GG - Dr Giulia Ghedini; MM - Dr Martino Malerba; MN - Dr Mariana Noriega