U. of T. - EEB331H1F : Introduction to Fungi  - Fall 2010
 

Lectures (tentative outline), associated articles to read, and important dates.

Week 1

14 Sept (Tues) L1 - Introduction to the course     Further reading  
16 Sept (Thurs) L2 - The fungal cell I     
Week 2 21 Sept (Tues) L3 - The fungal cell II Lab: macrofungi
23 Sept (Thurs) L4 - Fungal Systematics | Further reading  
Week 3 28 Sept (Tues) L5 - Basidiomycota I     Lab: macrofungi
30 Sept (Thurs) L6 - Basidiomycota II  
Week 4 05 Oct (Tues) L7 - Basidiomycota III | Further reading

Lab: macrofungi

07 Oct (Thurs) -- cont. L7 --  
Week 5 12 Oct (Tues) L8 - Basidiomycota IV    Lab: macrofungi
14 Oct (Thurs) L9 - Molecular identification of fungi     
Week 6 19 Oct (Tues) L10 - Basidiomycota V      Lab: molecular identification (bioinformatics)
21 Oct (Thurs) TEST 1   
Week 7 26 Oct (Tues) L11 - Ascomycota I     Lab: macrofungi
28 Oct (Thurs)  L12 - Ascomycota II  
Week 8 02 Nov (Tues) L13 - Ascomycota III Lab:microfungi
LAB REPORT 1 DUE
04 Nov (Thurs) L14 - Ascomycota IV  
Week 9 08-09 (Mon-Tues) Fall Break no classes Fall Break no classes
  11 Nov (Thurs) L15 - Ascomycota V  
Week 10 16 Nov (Tues) L16 - Ascomycota VI (continued from L15) Lab: microfungi
  18 Nov (Thurs) L17 - Glomeromycota; mycorrhizal associations  
Week 11 23 Nov (Tues) L18 - Zygomycota; Chytridiomycota; Microsporidia Lab: microfungi
  25 Nov (Thurs)    
Week 12 30 Nov (Tues) L19 - Oomycota; Myxomycota Lab: microfungi
  02 Dec (Thurs) L20 - Phytopathology  
Week 13

07 Dec (Tues)

TEST 2 Lab: microfungi
  13 Dec (Mon)   LAB REPORT 2 DUE