Bio 309D Spring 2011
TTh 8-9:30am in PAI 4.42

Prof:  Dr. Stuart Reichler

TA:  Jenny Travieso

TA: Angela Edwards

Phone: 471-1074


Office hours:  Anytime,
just contact me for an appointment

by appt

by appt.

Bio 309D Syllabus (pdf)

As part of class I want you to design, collect data, and analyze the data for a simple experiment. See this pdf for guidelines:
The proposal is due in class on Th 2/10
A mid-semester report is due in class on Th 3/24
The written report is due in class on Th 4/21

Office Hours:  You are welcome to contact me anytime for an appointment, and I am sure that we can find a time suitable for both of us.  During times of especially high demand, typically before exams and after exams have been returned, I will have set office hours, and I will send an email with those specific times.

Information presented in class:

Strong Inference:  The Article

    The Rules of Strong Inference

Presentations and scientific articles used in class; plus future class info

Keys to this semester's exams:
In-class Exam 1

Take-home Exam 1

In-class Exam 2

Take-home Exam 2

Improving your exam scores means realizing what you are doing well versus what you are doing less well and focusing on changing your study habits to be able to correct the errors that you are making.  This Exam Error Review Sheet (as MS Word - as PDF) can help you identify areas for improvement.

Supplemental information and test preparation material:

Old Exams from a related class, BIO 301L:
Exam 1
, Exam 2, Exam 3

Page last updated on 14 April 2011