EEB319H1: Population Ecology

Hours: 
24L/36P

Abundance and distribution of populations; population growth and regulation; fluctuations, stochasticity and chaos; meta-population persistence and extinction; age and stage-structured populations; interactions within and between species; optimal harvesting; spread of infectious diseases. Labs include experiments and computer simulations. (Lab materials fee: $25 - will not be charged in 2016-17)

Prerequisite: 

BIO220H1; (MAT135H1,MAT136H1)/MAT137Y1/​MAT157Y1; and a course in statistics from EEB225H1 (recommended), PSY201H1, STA220H1/​STA250H1/​STA257H1, STA288H1/​GGR270H1, HMB325H1

Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Living Things and Their Environment (4)