Module Schedule (For Distance Education Students) - Fall, 2013

 

Topic Dates Assignments due Deadline
Module #1
Orientation
Start Aug. 20
End Aug. 29
Discussion  –  Personal Introduction Aug. 29
Homework #1  –  It's Greek to Me Aug. 29
Orientation Worksheet Aug. 29
Check out Collecting Equipment Aug. 29
Arrange for Test Proctor, if necessary Sept. 5
Module #2
Importance of Insects
Start Aug. 20
End Sept. 4
Homework #2  –  Fear No Weevil Sept. 4
Importance Worksheet Sept. 4
Module #3
Systematics & Taxonomy
Start Aug. 27
End Sept. 10
Homework #3  –  Common Names Sept. 10
Systematics Worksheet Sept. 10
Quiz 1 Sept. 10
Module #4
External Anatomy
Start Sept. 10
End Sept. 16
Discussion  –  Jelly Sandwich Analogy Sept. 16
Homework #4  –  External Cross-Sections Sept. 16
External Anatomy Worksheet Sept. 16
Module #5
Growth & Development
Start Sept. 17
End Sept. 23
Discussion  –  Adults and Immatures Sept. 23
Homework #5  –  Transformers Sept. 23
Development Worksheet Sept. 23
Quiz 2 Sept. 24
Module #6
Internal Anatomy & Physiology
Start Sept. 24
End Oct. 7
Homework #6  –  Internal Cross-Sections Oct. 7
Internal Anatomy Worksheet Oct. 7
Exam 1 Oct. 8
Module #7
Insect Behavior
Start Oct. 14
End Oct. 28
Lab Practical I Oct. 17/18
Discussion  –  Communication Oct. 28
Homework #7  –  Monarch Migration Oct. 28
Behavior Worksheet Oct. 28
Quiz 3 Oct. 29
Module #8
Insect Ecology
Start Oct. 29
End Nov. 11
Homework #8a  –  Grasshoppers on Steroids Nov. 11
Homework #8b  –  Practice Problems Nov. 11
Ecology Worksheet Nov. 11
Exam 2 Nov. 12
Module #9
Insects as Pests
Start Nov. 13
End Nov. 20
Discussion  –  Bedbug Dilemma Nov. 20
Homework #9  –  Letter to Editor Nov. 20
Pest Worksheet Nov. 20
Quiz 4 Nov. 26
Module #10
Control Tactics
Start Nov. 21
End Dec. 5
Homework #10  –  Crossword Puzzle Dec. 5
Control Worksheet Dec. 5
Lab Practical II Dec. 5/6
   Final Exam Dec. 10