Animal Behavior. IB 429 ANSC 466 ANTH 442. MWF 3-3:50 116 Roger Adams Lab. 1 hand out: course syllabus. Instructor : Dr. Andrew Suarez Teaching Assistant : Chris Smith. Course Resources in addition to Lecture. Course web page Textbook Office hours. Course web page.
116 Roger Adams Lab
1 hand out: course syllabus
Dr. Andrew Suarez
Course web page
Animal Behavior: An Evolutionary Approach, Eighth Edition John Alcock
Animal Behavior: An Evolutionary Approach, Seventh Edition John Alcock
Dr. Suarez (Andy)
Office: 681 Morrill Hall
Office hours: Tuesdays 3-4 pm, or by appointment
Office: 683 Morrill Hall
Office hours: Wednesday 2-3 pm, or by appointment
3 lectures a week
3 exams (100 pts each)
1 final (150 pts)
You will be allowed to drop your lowest exam grade.
Everyone must take the final.
As you are allowed to drop your lowest exam score, there will be no conflict exams (except under extreme circumstances in which case you will need a letter from the Dean of Students).
If you have a conflict with the final, you must let me know in writing before the end of the semester (May 4th)
Letter grade% points(out of 350)
A 90% 315
B 80% 280
C 70% 245
D 60% 210
All tests are multiple choice.
Include extra credit.
How to prepare?
Responsible for all material presented in lecture
Responsible for all assigned textbook readings
Exam InfoBring pencilsAt least one empty seat between each personYour neighbors must have a different color exam bookAll jackets/bags/etc must be under your seatNo hats. Shoes must be kept onYou must show your ID when turning in your examFill in student ID # on exam
Please, no talking during lecture…
unless you have a question or comment
relevant to class material,
then go ahead and ask!
Turn phones off before class!
Take notes but don’t worry about
writing every detail down.
All lectures will be available on the
course web site (check site often for
updates and information).
(if I am going to fast, let me know)
An Introduction to Animal Behavior.