2015 Upper-Level Courses

Upper-level courses are designed for undergraduate and graduate students in biological sciences, education, and natural resources, as well as for biology and general science teachers. One-week courses are held Sunday through Saturday. Five-week courses are held three times per week, either Monday, Wednesday and Friday, or Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. All courses typically meet from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., though many also meet in the evening.

Term Courses
EEOB 5420 Aquatic Ecosystems Ecology of Inland Waters  June 21 - July 25
ENR 5699 Current Topics in Environment and Engineering  June 18 - August 6
EEOB 3410 Ecology  June 21 - July 25
EEOB 3310 Evolution  June 21 - July 25
EEOB 5940 Field Zoology  June 21 - July 25
EEOB 5930 Ichthyology  June 21 - July 25
Weekly Courses
EEOB 5910 Field Herpetology *Cancelled*  June 14 - June 20
EEOB 4950 Field Ecology  July 26 - August 1
ENR 5194 Group Studies: Climate and Sustainability  July 26 - August 1
EEOB 5210 Spider Biology  August 2 - August 8
Other Courses
EEOB 5970 Larval Fish Identification Workshop  June 28
EEOB 5950 Algae Identification Workshop  August 10 - August 11
EEOB 5950 Algae Identification Workshop  August 12 - August 13
EEOB 3189 Field Course: Environmental Science on the Flagship "Brig Niagara"  June 10 - July 3
Department or Program
KNSFHP: Kinesiology: Sports, Fitness, and Health Program
EEOB: Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology
ENR: School of Environment and Natural Resources
ENTMLGY: Department of Entomology
EARTHSC: Department of Earth Sciences

Course Abbreviations


At the 5000 and 6000 levels, courses normally require at least 12 semester-credit hours of biological sciences. Prerequisites are listed on the web page for each course and on the downloadable PDF course descriptions.

Additional Information

Individual Studies, Thesis Research, or Dissertation Research may be taken in addition to the regular course load.

Interested in taking these courses?

Download application materials and learn about our application process on the Apply Now page. Spaces may still be available after the application deadline has passed. Interested students should contact the Stone Lab office.

Stone Laboratory
1314 Kinnear Rd.
Columbus, OH 43212
Tel: 614.292.8949, Fax: 614.292.4364

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