Schedule

Spring 2008 Schedule


Date Lecture Topic
January 9 Topic 1: Classification, Diversity of Life (Ch. 25)
January 11 Topic 1: Classification, Diversity of Life (Ch. 25, 26.6)
January 14 Topic 2: Protists (Ch. 28)
January 16 Topic 2: Protists (Ch. 28)
Topic 3: Fungi (Ch. 31)
January 18 Topic 3: Fungi (Ch. 31)
January 23 Topic 4: Introduction to plants; Non-vascular plants (Ch. 29)
January 25 Topic 4: Introduction to plants; Non-vascular plants (Ch. 29)
Topic 5: Seedless vascular plants (Ch. 29)
January 28 Topic 5: Seedless vascular plants (Ch. 29)
January 30 Topic 5: Seedless vascular plants (Ch. 29) – END EXAM 1 material;
Topic 6: Seed plants overview; Gymnosperms (Ch. 30)
February 1 Topic 6: Seed plants overview; Gymnosperms (Ch. 30)
February 4 Topic 6: Seed plants overview; Gymnosperms (Ch. 30);
Topic 7: Angiosperms, flowers and pollination syndromes (Chs.30, 38)
February 6 EXAM 1 (Topics 1 - 5)
February 8 Topic 7: Angiosperms, flowers and pollination syndromes (Chs.30, 38)
February 11 Topic 7: Angiosperms, flowers and pollination syndromes (Chs.30, 38)
February 13 Topic 8: Plant structure/function (Chs. 35-39)
February 15 Topic 8: Plant structure/function (Chs. 35-39)
Topic 9: Plant nutrition, growth and development (Chs. 35-39)
February 18 Topic 9: Plant nutrition, growth and development (Chs. 35-39)
February 20 Topic 9: Plant nutrition, growth and development (Chs. 35-39)
Topic 10: Intro to animals; Noncoelomate animals (Chs. 32, 33)
February 22 Topic 10: Topic 10: Intro to animals; Noncoelomate animals (Chs. 32, 33)
February 25 Topic 11: Mollusks and Annelids (Ch. 33)
February 27 Topic 12: Arthropods (Ch. 33)
February 29 Topic 12: Arthropods (Ch. 33)
March 3 Topic 12: Arthropods (Ch. 33) - END EXAM 2 material;
Topic 13: Protostomes and Deuterostomes; Lophophorates; Echinoderms (Ch. 33)
March 5 Topic 13: Protostomes and Deuterostomes; Lophophorates; Echinoderms (Ch. 33)
March 7 Topic 13: Protostomes and Deuterostomes; Lophophorates; Echinoderms (Ch. 33)
March 10 Topic 13: Protostomes and Deuterostomes; Lophophorates; Echinoderms (Ch. 33)
Topic 14: Chordates (Ch. 34)
March 12 EXAM 2 (Topics 6 - 12)
March 14 Topic 14: Chordates (Ch. 34)
  Spring Break Week March 17- 22
March 24 Topic 15: Vertebrate body plant and tissues (Ch. 40)
March 26 Topic 15: Vertebrate body plant and tissues (Ch. 40);
Topic 16: Integumentary system (Ch. 40)
March 28 Topic 16: Integumentary system (Ch. 40)
March 31 Topic 16: Integumentary system (Ch. 40)
Topic 17: Skeletal and Muscular systems (Ch. 49)
April 2 Topic 17: Skeletal and Muscular systems (Ch. 49)
April 4 Topic 17: Skeletal and Muscular systems (Ch. 49)
Topic 18: Digestive system (Ch. 41) – END EXAM 3 material
April 7 Topic 19: Circulatory system (Ch. 42)
April 9 Topic 19: Circulatory system (Ch. 42);
Topic 20: Respiratory system (Ch. 42)
April 11 Topic 20: Respiratory system (Ch. 42) - END EXAM 3 material;
April 14 Topic 21: Nervous system (Ch. 48)
April 16 EXAM 3 (Topics 13 - 20)
April 18 Topic 22: Endocrine system (Ch. 45)
April 21 Topic 22: Endocrine system (Ch. 45)
April 23 Topic 23: Excretory system (Ch. 44);
April 25 Topic 24: Reproductive system (Ch. 46)
April 28 Review class
May 3 FINAL EXAM