BIOL 5086 1.5 - CRITICAL SKILLS IN ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION

Course Director:

Dr.  Amro Zayed
208  Lumbers - Telephone:  416-736-2100 ext. 20213
e-mail:  zayed@yorku.ca

Date and Time:  Wednesdays,  11:30 - 2:30
Location:  CB 122
Course Session:  FALL 2018 - Start date:   October 17, 2018
Course ID.:  F91T01


(This  course is a requirement for all new MSc students in the Ecology and Evolution stream.)

Course Description:
Biol 5086 will include 6 modules that will help new graduate students develop critical academic skills. The modules will consist of:
1) Work and study habits of successful academics
2) Critical thinking
3) Communication: writing
4) Communication: posters
5) Communication: talks
6) Career planning and interviews

Each module will involve pre-class and in class graded work.