BIO 256 grading essentials

Your final course grade will be calculated according to the following criteria at the end of the semester. I am happy to discuss your progress at any time during the semester.

  • 10% – Organization of laboratory notebook, computer files, and other project documentation
  • 10% – Discussion of community ecology literature specific to your project, as well as design of study
  • 20% – Annotated bibliography
  • 20% – Poster prepared for the Joint Science Symposium
  • 10% – Blog/website entries and use of digital media to promote and analyze your project, assessment of use of digital technology or digitization in applied ecology.
  • 10% – Peer evaluation using CATME.
  • 10% – My assessment of your performance (includes effort, attitude, mindfulness, teamwork, safety, attention to detail, level of participation, etc.)

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Here are the PROJECTS that we will all work on together

Here are the LABORATORY responsibilities

My EXPECTATIONS are that…

SCHEDULE, tentative of course, due to the nature of field ecology!