BIOS802
Cancer BiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 402

Prerequisites: BIOS 206 and Senior standing.

Description: Principles of cancer genetics, cancer prevention, and new methods for diagnosis and therapy. Fundamentals of the cell and molecular events that lead to human cancer.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS803
Principles of Evolution

Description: Micro- and macroevolutionary patterns and processes. Population genetics, evolutionary ecology, speciation, phylogenetic systematics, and biogeographic patterns of extant and extinct taxa.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS804
Principles of Behavioral Ecology

Description: Introduction to the ecology and evolution of animal behavior.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS805
Principles of Ecology

Description: Ecological principles at the populations, community, and ecosystem levels. Population growth, meta-population dynamics, competitive and predatory interactions, temporal and spatial variation in community food webs, tropic cascades, patterns and mechanisms underlying species diversity, ecosystem processes, nutrient cycling, and global change.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS806
Insect EcologyCrosslisted with BIOS 406, ENTO 406, ENTO 806

Prerequisites: BIOS/NRES 220 and 222.

Description: Biotic and abiotic factors as they influence insect development, behavior, distribution, and abundance.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS807
Biology of Cells and OrganellesCrosslisted with BIOS 407

Prerequisites: BIOS 206.

Description: Regulation and timing of macromolecular synthesis during the cell cycle; the genetic autonomy of mitochondria and chloroplasts.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS808
Functional HistologyCrosslisted with BIOS 408, VBMS 408, VBMS 808

Prerequisites: BIOS 101 and 101L or LIFE 120 and 120L or BIOS 112; BIOS 213 or ASCI 240. BIOS 315 recommended.

Description: Microscopic anatomy of the tissues and organs of major vertebrate species, including humans. Normal cellular arrangements of tissues and organs as related to their macroscopic anatomy and function, with reference to sub-cellular characteristics and biochemical processes. Functional relationships among cells, tissues, organs and organ systems, contributory to organismal well being. General introduction to pathological processes and principles underlying some diseases.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS809
Professionalism

Description: Discussion of skills needed to be a professional scientist including: writing, submitting, editing, and revision of journal articles and grant proposals; preparation or oral and poster presentations; and ethical issues in research and teaching.

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:1
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

BIOS810
Plant Molecular BiologyCrosslisted with AGRO 810, BIOC 810, HORT 810

Prerequisites: AGRO 215 or BIOS 206; BIOC 831 or permission

Description: Molecular genetic basis of biological function in higher plants. Genome organization, gene structure and function, regulation of gene expression, recombinant DNA, and genetic engineering principles. Material taken primarily from current literature.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS811
Plant Tissue CultureCrosslisted with HORT 811, NRES 811

Prerequisites: BIOS 109; AGRO 325 which includes CHEM 109, 110; or equivalent

Description: Survey of techniques used in plant cell, tissue and organ culture, including current research. Laboratory emphasizes practical manipulation of plant cells, tissues, and organs, including examples from woody and herbaceous plant species.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS812
Human GeneticsCrosslisted with BIOS 412

Prerequisites: BIOS 206 and Senior standing.

Description: Genetic basis of human variation, with emphasis on methods of applying genetic principles to humankind. Genetic ratios in pooled data; population and quantitative genetics; consanguinity; polygenic inheritance; blood types; sex linkage; linkage and crossing over; sex determination; visible chromosome variation; mutation; heredity and environment; eugenics; anthropological genetics; molecular genetics and molecular basis of disease; human genome project.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS813
Animal Physiology ICrosslisted with VMED 645, ASCI 845, VBMS 845

Prerequisites: Undergraduate courses in biochemistry, biology and physiology.

Primarily for students in animal or biological sciences or veterinary medicine.

Description: Mammalian physiology and cellular mechanisms. Physiology of the cell, embryology, and neuro-sensory, neuromuscular, endocrine, and reproductive systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS814
Animal Physiology IICrosslisted with VMED 646, ASCI 846, VBMS 846

Prerequisites: ASCI/VBMS 845 or BIOS 813

ASCI/VBMS 846/BIOS 814/VMED 646 is designed for students in animal or biological sciences or veterinary medicine.

Description: Mammalian physiology and cellular mechanisms. Physiology of the digestive, cardiovascular, respiratory, and renal systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS815
Developmental BiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 415

Prerequisites: BIOS 206.

Description: Survey of topics in developmental biology, both animal and plant development.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS816
Biodiversity ConservationCrosslisted with BIOS 416

Description: Basic conservation science theory and conservation decision making tools which are essential for making effective decisions for biodiversity conservation. Topics include systematic conservation planning, population viability analysis, risk assessment, and applying those tools to real conservation problems.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS817
Plant-Water RelationsCrosslisted with AGRO 807, NRES 807

Prerequisites: AGRO 325 or equivalent; MATH 106 recommended

Description: Quantitative study of water relations in the soil-plant-atmosphere system. Basic physical processes, which describe the movement of water in the soil and the atmosphere, and the physiological processes, which describe water movement inside of the plant. Stomata physiology and the effects of internal water deficits on photosynthesis, respiration, nitrogen metabolism, cell division and cell enlargement. Results from integrative models used to study the relative importance of environmental versus physiological factors for several plant-environment systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS818
Advanced GeneticsCrosslisted with BIOS 418

Prerequisites: BIOS 206 and Senior standing.

Description: In-depth study of the principles and methodology of genetics, with emphasis on Drosophila: multiple alleles and complex loci, linkage and recombination, chromosome rearrangements, fine structure analysis, sex determination, recombinant DNA, and gene function in development.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS819
Behavioral NeuroscienceCrosslisted with BIOS 419, PSYC 465, PSYC 865

Prerequisites: PSYC 273 or PSYC 373 or BIOS 373.

Description: Relationship of physiological variables to behavior, an introduction to laboratory techniques in neuropsychology.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS820
Molecular GeneticsCrosslisted with BIOS 420, VBMS 820, MBIO 420

Prerequisites: BIOS 206 and Senior standing.

Description: Molecular basis of genetics. Gene structure and regulation, transposable elements, chromosome structure, DNA replication, and repair mechanisms and recombination.

This course is a prerequisite for: FDST 908B

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS821
Microbial DiversityCrosslisted with BIOS 421, MBIO 421

Prerequisites: BIOS 206 and BIOS 312 and Senior Standing.

Description: Diversity of microbial cell composition, structure, and function enabling movement, metabolism, symbiosis, and adaptation using bacterial, fungal, algal, and viral examples. A physiological, biochemical and molecular approach used throughout.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS822
Comparative PhysiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 422

Prerequisites: BIOS 213

Description: Comprehensive survey of comparative physiology with emphasis on the diversity of adaptations in basic physiological systems and the effects of environmental parameters upon such systems. Comparative physiology of osmoregulation, temperature regulation, metabolism, muscle, central nervous function, and sensory function.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS825
Plant BiotechnologyCrosslisted with BIOS 425

Prerequisites: BIOS 206.

Description: Introduction to the use of plants for basic and applied purposes by deliberate manipulation of their genomes; techniques in plant genetic engineering; manipulations of plant development and metabolism; engineering pest, disease, and stress resistance; plants as bioreactors; and environmental and social impacts of plant biotechnology.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS826
Systems BiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 426

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121, or BIOS 101 or equivalent; STAT 218 or equivalent.

Description: Fundamentals of the analysis of high throughput experiments to understand complex biological systems. Principles and methods such as next generation sequencing, protein-protein interaction networks, regulatory networks, and biological data mining and integration. Emerging research in new biotechnology and data analysis in biomedical and life sciences.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS827
Practical Bioinformatics LaboratoryCrosslisted with BIOS 427

Prerequisites: BIOS 206 or equivalent.

Description: Basic knowledge and skills needed for general bioinformatics, genomics and proteomics analyses. Various computational analyses including database search, sequence alignment, phylogenetic reconstruction, gene prediction/mining, microarray data analyses and protein structure analyses.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS828
Perl Programming for Biological ApplicationsCrosslisted with BIOS 428

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121.

Description: Computer programming, using Perl, as applied to biological sciences, bioinformatics, computational biology, and genomics.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS829
Phylogenetic BiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 429

Prerequisites: BIOS 207 and Senior standing.

Description: Principles of phylogenetic inference and emphasis on the application of phylogenetic hypotheses in biology and the biomedical sciences. How inferences derived from phylogenetic trees can be applied in different areas of biological investigation including systematics, biogeography, conservation biology, molecular evolution, genome structure, epidemiology, population biology, ecology, character evolution, behavior, and macroevolution.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS831
Structure and MetabolismCrosslisted with BIOC 431, BIOC 831, BIOS 431, CHEM 431, CHEM 831

Prerequisites: CHEM 252 or CHEM 262 with a grade of C or better. LIFE 120 and BIOS 206 are recommended.

First course of a two-semester, comprehensive biochemistry course sequence.

Description: Structure and function of proteins, nucleic acids, carbohydrates and lipids; nature of enzymes; major metabolic pathways of catabolism; and biochemical energy production.

This course is a prerequisite for: VBMS 410

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS832
Metabolism and Biological InformationCrosslisted with BIOC 432, BIOC 832, BIOS 432, CHEM 432, CHEM 832

Prerequisites: BIOC 431/831 with a grade of C or better, BIOS 206 or AGRO 215.

Continuation of BIOC 431/831.

Description: Major metabolic pathways of anabolism, structural and biochemical aspects of biological information flow and use in biotechnology.

This course is a prerequisite for: BIOC 435; BIOC 934, BIOS 934, CHEM 934

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS833
Biochemistry LaboratoryCrosslisted with BIOC 433, BIOC 833, BIOS 433, CHEM 433, CHEM 833

Prerequisites: BIOC 431/831 (or concurrent enrollment) or CHEM 435/835.

Description: Introduction to techniques used in biochemical and biotechnology research, including measurement of pH, spectroscopy, analysis of enzymes, chromatography, fractionation of macromolecules, electrophoresis, and centrifugation.

Course details
Credit Hours:2
Max credits per semester:2
Max credits per degree:2
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2

ACE:

BIOS834
Plant BiochemistryCrosslisted with AGRO 434, BIOC 434, BIOS 434, CHEM 434, AGRO 834, BIOC 834, CHEM 834

Prerequisites: BIOC/BIOS/CHEM 431/831.

Description: Biochemical metabolism unique to plants. Relationships of topics previously acquired in general biochemistry to biochemical processes unique to plants. Biochemical mechanisms behind physiological processes discussed in plant or crop physiology.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS836
Quaternary Paleoclimatology and PaleoecologyCrosslisted with BIOS 436, GEOL 423, GEOL 823

Prerequisites: 12 hrs GEOL or BIOS.

Description: Analysis and interpretation of the Quaternary period's paleoecological data. Patterns of long-term climate variation. Distribution patterns and responses of organisms and ecosystems to Quaternary environmental change.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS837
Research Techniques in BiochemistryCrosslisted with BIOC 437, BIOC 837, BIOS 437

Prerequisites: BIOC/BIOS/CHEM 433/833, or permission.

Description: Methods approach to systems biology analysis. Molecular identification and quantification employing techniques such as mass spectrometry, chromatography, electrophoretic fractionation, transcriptomics, protemics and metabolomics. Data and pathway analysis with computational methods.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS838
Biogeochemical CyclesCrosslisted with BIOS 438, GEOL 424, GEOL 824

Prerequisites: CHEM 109 or 113; 12 hrs geology or biological sciences.

Description: Chemical cycling at or near the earth's surface, emphasizing interactions among the atmosphere, biosphere, geosphere and hydrosphere. Modern processes, the geological record, and human impacts on elemental cycles.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS839
Dynamics of Biochemical and Biological NetworksCrosslisted with BIOC 439, BIOC 839, BIOS 439

Prerequisites: BIOS 206, BIOC 321 or BIOC 431 (or equivalent).

Description: To introduce and integrate, students in biochemistry and other life sciences, to the field of computational modeling of biochemical and biological network systems into a seamless curriculum.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS840
Microbial PhysiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 440, VBMS 840, MBIO 440

Prerequisites: BIOS 312 and either 313 or 314, or permission.

Description: Molecular approaches to the study of prokaryotic cell structure and physiology, including growth, cell division, metabolism, and alternative microbial life styles.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS841
Pathogenic MicrobiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 441, VBMS 441, VBMS 441H, VBMS 841

Prerequisites: BIOS 312 and either 313 or 314, or permission.

Description: Fundamental principles involved in host-microorganism interrelationships. Identification of pathogens, isolation, propagation, mode of transmission, pathogenicity, symptoms, treatment, prevention of disease, epidemiology, and methods of control.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS842
EndocrinologyCrosslisted with ASCI 442, ASCI 842, BIOS 442, VBMS 842

Prerequisites: A course in vertebrate physiology and/or biochemistry.

Description: Mammalian endocrine glands from the standpoint of their structure, their physiological function in relation to the organism, the chemical nature and mechanisms of action of their secretory products, and the nature of anomalies manifested with their dysfunction.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS843
ImmunologyCrosslisted with BIOS 443, VBMS 843, MBIO 443

Prerequisites: BIOS 206 and one semester organic chemistry.

Description: Fundamental consideration of cellular and humoral mechanisms of immunity, the structure and function of immunoglobulins, antigen-antibody interactions; hypersensitivity; transplantation and tumor immunity; immune and autoimmune disorders.

This course is a prerequisite for: VBMS 910

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS844
GeomicrobiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 444, GEOL 444, GEOL 844

Prerequisites: 3 hours biological sciences and 3 hours chemistry.

Description: Lectures and discussions of primary literature regarding microorganisms and their role transforming Earth through geologic time.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS845
Food MicrobiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 445, FDST 405, FDST 805

Prerequisites: BIOS 312; CHEM 251; BIOC 321.

Description: Nature, physiology, and interactions of microorganisms in foods. Introduction to food-borne diseases, the effect of food processing systems on the microflora of foods, principles of food preservation, food spoilage, and foods produced by microorganisms. Food plant sanitation and criteria for establishing microbial standards for food products.

This course is a prerequisite for: FDST 460, FDST 860; FDST 908B

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS846
Food Microbiology LaboratoryCrosslisted with BIOS 446, FDST 406, FDST 806

Prerequisites: Parallel in FDST 405/805/BIOS 446/846.

Description: The microorganisms in foods and the methods used to study them.

Course details
Credit Hours:2
Max credits per semester:2
Max credits per degree:2
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:2

ACE:

BIOS847
Soil MicrobiologyCrosslisted with AGRO 460, BIOS 447, NRES 460, SOIL 460, AGRO 860, NRES 860

Prerequisites: One semester microbiology; one semester biochemistry or organic chemistry.

Description: Soil from a microbe's perspective-growth, activity and survival strategies; principles governing methods to study microorganisms and biochemical processes in soil; mechanisms controlling organic matter cycling and stabilization with reference to C, N, S, and P; microbial interactions with plants and animals; and agronomic and environmental applications of soil microorganisms.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS848
Human Growth and DevelopmentCrosslisted with ANTH 448, ANTH 848, BIOS 448

Prerequisites: ANTH 242 and 242L, or BIOS 101 and 101L.

Description: Biological diversity from an evolutionary perspective. The history of the study of human physical growth and biological principles of growth. Genetic, epigenetic and hormonal effects on human and other mammal growth patterns, and environmental factors that influence growth. Effects of nutrition, disease, socio-economic status, pollution, etc. Unique features of human growth in its various stages. How anthropologists interpret variation in growth patterns among human populations and the possible adaptive significance of this variation.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Biological Anthropology

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS849
Woody Plant Growth and DevelopmentCrosslisted with HORT 849, NRES 849

Prerequisites: CHEM 251 and AGRO 325

Description: Plant growth and development specifically of woody plants as viewed from an applied whole-plant physiological level. Plant growth regulators, structure and secondary growth characteristics of woody plants, juvenility, senescence, abscission and dormancy.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS850
Biology of Wildlife PopulationsCrosslisted with BIOS 450, NRES 450, NRES 850

Prerequisites: NRES 311; MATH 104 or above; STAT 218 or equivalent

Description: Principles of population dynamics. Management strategies (for consumptive and nonconsumptive fish and wildlife species) presented utilizing principles developed.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC
Offered:SPRING

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS852
Field EpidemiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 452

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121 and one additional 200-level life science course; or permission

Description: Principles of epidemiology and the role in modern medicine. Combination of theory and practice with living populations.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS853
Predator EcologyCrosslisted with BIOS 453

Prerequisites: BIOS 207 or NRES 220

Description: Conservation and management of native and invasive predators. Functional and numerical responses. Evolution of predator-prey interactions. Optimal foraging. Modeling predator-prey population dynamics. Trophic cascades. Prey defenses against predation.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS854
Ecological InteractionsCrosslisted with BIOS 454, NRES 454, NRES 854

Prerequisites: LIFE 121 & 121L, BIOS 207 or BIOS 220 and Senior standing.

Description: Nature and characteristics of populations and communities. Interactions within and between populations in community structure and dynamics. Direct and indirect interactions and ecological processes, competition, predation, parasitism, herbivory, and pollination. Structure, functioning and persistence of natural communities, foodweb dynamics, succession, and biodiversity.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS855
Great Plains FloraCrosslisted with BIOS 455

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121

Description: Plant identification. Field study of the flora in various habitats. Field trips include grassland and woodland vegetation of this region.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS856
Mathematical Models in BiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 456, NRES 456

Prerequisites: Junior standing; major in the biological sciences; MATH 106 or 107.

Description: Biological systems, from molecules to ecosystems, are analyzed using mathematical techniques. Strengths and weaknesses of mathematical approaches to biological questions. Brief review of college level math; introduction to modeling; oscillating systems in biology; randomness in biology; review of historically important and currently popular models in biology.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS857
Ecosystem EcologyCrosslisted with BIOS 457, GEOL 457, GEOL 857

Prerequisites: BIOS 207 and CHEM 110 and Senior standing.

Description: Processes controlling the cycling of energy and elements in ecosystems and how both plant and animal species influence them. Human-influenced global and local changes that alter these cycles and ecosystem functioning.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS859
LimnologyCrosslisted with BIOS 459, NRES 459, NRES 859, WATS 459

Prerequisites: 12 hrs BIOS, including BIOS/NRES 220/BIOS220x; two semesters CHEM.

Description: Physical, chemical, and biological processes that occur in fresh water. Organisms occurring in fresh water and their ecology; biological productivity of water and its causative factors; eutroplication and its effects.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS860
Advanced LimnologyCrosslisted with NRES 866

Prerequisites: NRES 859 or equivalent

Description: In-depth consideration of selected areas of limnology including stream limnology, primary production, secondary production, nutrient cycling, and eutrophication.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS862
Animal BehaviorCrosslisted with BIOS 462

Prerequisites: BIOS 206, 207 and Senior Standing.

Description: Introduction to animal behavior stressing the ethological approach. Anatomical and physiological bases of behavior, ontogenetic and phylogenetic observations, and the relations of animal behavior studies to genetics, ecology, taxonomy, and evolution.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS864
Fisheries BiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 464, NRES 464, NRES 864

Prerequisites: BIOS/NRES 489/889 or equivalent.

Description: Biology of fishes. Factors that affect fishes in the natural environment. Techniques used in the analysis and management of fish populations.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS868
Field Animal BehaviorCrosslisted with BIOS 468

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121

BIOS 207 or BIOS 220 recommended. Offered summers only at Cedar Point Biological Station.

Description: Behavior of animals. Stresses methods for testing evolutionary hypotheses under field conditions with emphasis on foraging behavior, animal communication, and animal social systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS870
Prairie EcologyCrosslisted with BIOS 470

Prerequisites: BIOS 207 or equivalent.

Description: Structure, function, and distribution of communities. Interaction of different species with their biotic and abiotic environments.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS871
Plant SystematicsCrosslisted with BIOS 471

Prerequisites: LIFE 121 and LIFE 121L.

Description: Overview of the diversity of plants and algae, with emphasis on phylogenetic relationships, the evolution of important physical and genomic characteristics, principles of plant classification and identification, and modern methods of plant molecular systematics. Lab work on taxonomic analysis and plant identification.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS874
HerpetologyCrosslisted with BIOS 474, NRES 474, NRES 874

Prerequisites: BIOS/NRES 386 and permission. BIOS 388 recommended.

Description: Fossil and living amphibians and reptiles. Anatomy, classification, ecology and evolution.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS875
Avian BiologyCrosslisted with BIOS 475

Prerequisites: LIFE 121 & LIFE 121L.

May also be offered at Cedar Point Biological Station.

Description: Biology of birds emphasizing the behavior and ecology of this group. Topics include avian diversity, systematics & evolutionary history, flight, foraging, migration, communication, reproductive biology, population ecology and conservation biology.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS875L
Avian Biology LaboratoryCrosslisted with BIOS 475L

Prerequisites: Parallel BIOS 475/875 and permission

An immersive field biology experience at Cedar Point Biological Station.

Description: Avian field identification in diverse prairie, riparian, and montane habitats. Individual studies of foraging behavior, territoriality, anti-predator behavior, mating systems, or nesting ecology.

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:1
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

BIOS876
MammalogyCrosslisted with BIOS 476, NRES 476, NRES 876

Prerequisites: 8 hrs BIOS; BIOS/NRES 386 or NRES 311.

May also be offered at Cedar Point Biological Station. Field trips are required and may occur outside of scheduled class time. Lab and field time emphasize diversity of mammalian families and species identification of Nebraska mammals.

Description: Evolution, natural history, ecology, and functional morphology of planetary mammals and mammals of the Northern Great Plains.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS877
Bioinformatics and Molecular EvolutionCrosslisted with BIOS 477

Prerequisites: BIOS 206 or parallel and CHEM 251 or equivalent.

Description: Pairwise and multiple alignments, sequence similarity and domain search, distance estimation, phylogenetic methods, gene mining, protein classification and structure. Algorithms used in bioinformatics as well as fundamental concepts of molecular evolution that underlie various bioinformatics methods.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS878
Plant AnatomyCrosslisted with BIOS 478

Prerequisites: 8 hrs biological sciences, BIOS 109 recommended.

Description: Development, structure, and function of tissues and organs of the higher plants. Relationships of structure to physiology and ecology of plants.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS879
Plant Growth and Development

Prerequisites: AGRO 325; BIOS 478/878; CHEM 252 or BIOC/BIOS/CHEM 431/831

Description: Processes involved in plant growth and development, seed formation, dormancy, germination, differential growth, flowering, and senescence. The role of extrinsic factors (e.g. light, water, and gravity) and intrinsic factors (e.g. formones, pigments, and energy sources) on these processes.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS880
Ecology and Evolution of ArachnidsCrosslisted with BIOS 480

Prerequisites: BIOS 207 or BIOS 220

Description: Ecology and evolutionary biology of living arachnids.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS882
Field EntomologyCrosslisted with BIOS 482, ENTO 411, ENTO 811

Prerequisites: 12 hrs biological sciences.

Description: Field course in insect taxonomy and biology emphasizing field collection, specimen preparation, classification, and insect natural history.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS884
Physiology of ExerciseCrosslisted with BIOS 484, NUTR 484, NUTR 884

Prerequisites: 12 hrs biological sciences, including BIOS 213 or equivalent; BIOS 214 or equivalent.

Description: Effects of physical activity on the circulatory, respiratory, and other physiological processes.

This course is a prerequisite for: NUTR 486, NUTR 886

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS885
Aquatic InsectsCrosslisted with BIOS 485, ENTO 402, ENTO 802, NRES 402, NRES 802

Prerequisites: 12 hrs biological sciences.

Description: Biology and ecology of aquatic insects.

Course details
Credit Hours:2
Max credits per semester:2
Max credits per degree:2
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2

ACE:

BIOS885L
Identification of Aquatic InsectsCrosslisted with BIOS 485L, ENTO 402L, ENTO 802L, NRES 402L, NRES 802L

Prerequisites: Parallel ENTO 802, NRES 402/802, BIOS 485/885.

Description: Identification of aquatic insects to the family level.

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:1
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

BIOS886
Advanced Topics in Biophysical ChemistryCrosslisted with BIOC 486, BIOC 886, BIOS 486, CHEM 486, CHEM 886

Prerequisites: CHEM 471/871 or 481/881.

Description: Applications of thermodynamics to biochemical phenomena, optical properties of proteins and polynucleotides, and kinetics of rapid reactions.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS887
Field ParasitologyCrosslisted with BIOS 487

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121

Description: Animal host-parasite relationships, epizootiology, ecology, host distribution, classification, and life cycle stages of animal parasites.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS888
Natural History of the InvertebratesCrosslisted with BIOS 488

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121

Description: Field course in invertebrate community relations stressing on-site observation of community components, natural history, and interactions.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS889
IchthyologyCrosslisted with BIOS 489, NRES 489, NRES 889

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121

Description: Fishes, their taxonomy, physiology, behavior, and ecology. Dynamics of fish stocks and factors regulating their production.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS897
Special Topics in Biological SciencesCrosslisted with BIOS 497

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121; and permission

Description: Topics vary by term.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:24
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-4

ACE:

BIOS898
Independent Research in Biological SciencesCrosslisted with BIOS 498

Prerequisites: LIFE 120 and LIFE 121; and permission.

Four credit hours may be counted toward the undergraduate BIOS major. Before registering, arrangements must be made with a School of Biological Sciences faculty member to reach an agreement on the scope and to determine the amount of credit for the project.

Description: Independent study and laboratory or field investigation of a specific problem.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-8
Max credits per semester:8
Max credits per degree:8
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-8

ACE:

BIOS899
Masters Thesis

Prerequisites: Admission to masters degree program and permission of major adviser

Course details
Credit Hours:1-10
Max credits per semester:10
Max credits per degree:99
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-10

ACE:

BIOS910
Developmental Genetics

Prerequisites: General genetics or equivalent

Description: Effects of various mutations on developing biological systems. Mechanisms by which the abnormal genome expresses its pheno-type. Special consideration to vertebrate organisms.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS915
Graduate Seminar

Prerequisites: Permission

Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

BIOS915A
Genetics, Cellular and Molecular Biology (GCMB)
Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

BIOS915B
Graduate Seminar - Behavioral Ecology
Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

BIOS915E
Graduate Seminar - Ecology, Evolution and Behavior (EEBE)
Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

BIOS915M
Graduate Seminar - Microbiology
Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

BIOS915N
Population Ecology
Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

BIOS915P
Graduate Seminar - Parasitology
Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

BIOS915W
Graduate Seminar - Evolutionary Biology
Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE:

BIOS916
Research Seminar

Description: Aimed at improving research design in evolutionary biology. Experience with presenting scientific ideas, as well as help with specific project.

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:10
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

BIOS920
Viral Evolution

Description: The mechanisms by which DNA and RNA viruses evolve. The relationships between virulence, attenuation and host selection. Transfer of genetic material between virus and host. Evolution of HIV leading to escape from immunologic pressure or drug selection.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS922
Viral Oncology

Description: Viral oncogenes and the cellular pathways that they influence. The mechanisms by which DNA and RNA viruses cause cancer. Discovery of novel tumor viruses.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS924
Molecular Phylogenetics

Prerequisites: Permission

Description: Theory and methodology of phylogenetic inference based on molecular characters (mainly DNA sequences). Population genetic principles and analysis of microsatellite loci. Emphasis on project design, data analysis, and hypothesis testing. Training on current computer programs for phylogenetic analysis acquired.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS932
ProteinsCrosslisted with BIOC 932, CHEM 932

Prerequisites: BIOC/BIOS/CHEM 832 or BIOC/BIOS/CHEM *839

Description: Protein structure and function.

Course details
Credit Hours:2
Max credits per semester:2
Max credits per degree:2
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2

ACE:

BIOS933
EnzymesCrosslisted with BIOC 933, CHEM 933

Prerequisites: BIOC/BIOS/CHEM 432/832, or BIOC/BIOS/CHEM *839

Description: Kinetics regulation and reaction mechanisms of enzymes.

Course details
Credit Hours:2
Max credits per semester:2
Max credits per degree:2
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2

ACE:

BIOS934
Genome Dynamics and Gene ExpressionCrosslisted with BIOC 934, CHEM 934

Prerequisites: BIOC/BIOS/CHEM 832 or permission

Description: Detailed examination of dynamic control mechanisms of genome maintenance and gene regulation. Mechanisms of transcription, translation, and replication based on analysis of current and seminal literature.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS935
Metabolic Function and DysfunctionCrosslisted with BIOC 935, CHEM 935

Prerequisites: BIOC/CHEM/BIOS 432/832 and permission

Description: Current metabolic research at the bioenergetic, metabolomic, and molecular level. The normal metabolic processes that go awry in cancer, obesity, and oxidative stress.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS942
Genetics, Genomics, and Bioinformatics of ProkaryotesCrosslisted with VBMS 942

Prerequisites: BIOS 241 and 312, or permission

Description: Prokaryotic gene regulation, DNA exchange, DNA recombination and repair, comparative prokaryotic genomics and computer-based methods of analysis.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS945
RNA Biology

Prerequisites: BIOS 820 or permission

Description: Role of RNA in regulation of gene expression and in determining genome structure. Regulation of mRNA stability and function, RNA as regulatory molecules and enzymes, and computer-based methods of analysis.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS947
Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology

Prerequisites: BIOS 312 or equivalent, BIOS 831 or 840 recommended, or permission

Description: Biosynthetic activity of bacteria, yeasts, and fungi, including genetically engineered organisms: antibiotic, amino acid, enzyme, and vitamin production; polysaccharides, steroid transformation, microbes as food sources, microbial insecticides, petroleum microbiology, fermentation engineering, and mass production of microbial cells.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS949
Biochemistry of NutritionCrosslisted with ASCI 949, BIOC 949, NUTR 949

Prerequisites: BIOC 832 or 839, or permission

Offered odd-numbered calendar years.

Description: Interrelationships of nutrients, nutritional state and metabolic processes. Energy metabolism, integration of nutrition and metabolism and nutritional regulation of gene function.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS950
Medical Molecular VirologyCrosslisted with VBMS 950

Prerequisites: BIOS/CHEM/BIOC 431/831 and 432/832; VBMS 852

Offered odd-numbered calendar years.

Description: Current topics in molecular virology relevant to the natural history and pathogenesis of viral diseases of humans and animals.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS951
Quantitative Analysis in Biology

Prerequisites: Permission

Description: Surveys the kinds of quantitative problems that arise in biological research, particularly in field-oriented disciplines such as ecology, evolution and behavior, and the quantitative methods used to solve them. Practical learning of the strengths and weaknesses of different methods through the analysis of biological data on microcomputers.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

BIOS953
Advanced Population Ecology

Prerequisites: Permission

Description: Ecological phenomena in populations. Quantitative description of population processes, life history strategies, foraging theory, resource interactions, population dynamics of competition and predation, and selected current topics in population ecology. Research methodology and historical development of the field as well as analysis, criticism, and synthesis of current research in the area.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS955
Advanced Behavioral Ecology

Prerequisites: Previous course work in ecology or behavioral comparative psychology

Description: Evolution of behavioral attributes of animals with respect to ecological conditions. Overview of the field and area of active research.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS956
Biochemical Adaptation

Prerequisites: Permission; a course in biochemistry is strongly recommended

Description: Major aspects of molecular/physiological adaptation in plants and animals including the evolution of metabolic pathways, enzyme function, and gene regulation.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS957
Networks in Ecology and Evolution

Description: Fundamentals of network theory as it applies to ecology and evolution. A conceptual foundation for analyzing relational data focusing on ecological and social networks in non-human animals.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS958
Genetic Ecology

Prerequisites: Background in genetics and ecology

Description: Interplay of genetics and ecology. Genetic basis of adaptation to environmental conditions and particularly the variety of ways in which this may occur.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS959
Advanced Community Ecology

Prerequisites: Permission

Description: Ecological and evolutionary forces responsible for patterns of numbers and types of species which coexist and form ecological communities. Mathematical models, coevolution, random processes, historical background, and examination of biotic interactions responsible for the observed patterns. Emphasis on critique and synthesis of current theory in light of empirical evidence.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS960
Biosystematics and NomenclatureCrosslisted with ENTO 960

Description: Methods and principles of systematics and nomenclature.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

ACE:

BIOS962
Animal Communication

Prerequisites: Course work in ecology and/or evolution and/or animal behavior, or permission

Description: Course work in physics recommended. Advanced introduction to the evolution of animal communication. Addresses evolution of signal structure (including acoustic, visual, electrical, and chemical signals), environmental effects on signal transmission, and the evolution of receiver responses to signals.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS963
Genetics of Host-Parasite InteractionCrosslisted with AGRO 963, HORT 963, PLPT 963

Prerequisites: BIOS 820; and permission

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS964
Signal TransductionCrosslisted with VBMS 964

Prerequisites: BIOS 832, BIOS 820 or equivalent, or permission

Description: Molecular basis of genetics in eukaryotes. Gene structure and regulation, transposable elements, chromosome structure, DNA replication and repair mechanisms and recombination.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS965
Plant VirologyCrosslisted with PLPT 965, AGRO 965, HORT 965

Prerequisites: PLPT 801 or 802; and permission

Description: Virus molecular biology; virosphere; virus-vector relationships; plant resistance to virus infection economic impact and control of plant diseases by viruses.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS966
Advanced Viral PathogenesisCrosslisted with VBMS 966

Prerequisites: BIOS 843; VBMS 852 or equivalent introductory course in virology or experience

Description: Advanced analysis on the mechanisms of cell and tissue damage by viruses, the spread of viruses through the body, and the host response.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS967
Introduction to R for Biological Sciences

Description: Gain practical knowledge of the R programming language for statistical analysis, graphics, data management and simulations in the biological sciences.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

BIOS968
Seminar in Plant PathologyCrosslisted with PLPT 968, AGRO 968, HORT 968

Prerequisites: Permission

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:1
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

BIOS996
Research

Prerequisites: Permission of instructor and departmental Graduate Committee

Description: Research other than thesis.

Course details
Credit Hours:3-10
Max credits per semester:10
Max credits per degree:10
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:3-10

ACE:

BIOS998
Special Topics in the Life Sciences

Prerequisites: Permission

Description: Reviews of specialized subject areas. Subject dependent on student demand and availability of staff.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-24
Max credits per semester:24
Max credits per degree:24
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-24

ACE:

BIOS999
Doctoral Dissertation

Prerequisites: Admission to doctoral degree program and permission of supervisory committee chair

Course details
Credit Hours:1-24
Max credits per semester:24
Max credits per degree:99
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-24

ACE: