Module Schedule (For Distance Education Students) - Fall, 2014

 

Topic Dates Assignments due Deadline
Module #1
Orientation
Start Aug. 19
End Aug. 28
Discussion  –  Personal Introduction Aug. 28
Homework #1  –  It's Greek to Me Aug. 28
Orientation Worksheet Aug. 28
Check out Collecting Equipment Aug. 28
Arrange for Test Proctor, if necessary Sept. 4
Module #2
Importance of Insects
Start Aug. 19
End Sept. 3
Homework #2  –  Fear No Weevil Sept. 3
Importance Worksheet Sept. 3
Module #3
Systematics & Taxonomy
Start Aug. 26
End Sept. 9
Homework #3  –  Common Names Sept. 9
Systematics Worksheet Sept. 9
Quiz 1 Sept. 9
Module #4
External Anatomy
Start Sept. 9
End Sept. 15
Discussion  –  Jelly Sandwich Analogy Sept. 15
Homework #4  –  External Cross-Sections Sept. 15
External Anatomy Worksheet Sept. 15
Module #5
Growth & Development
Start Sept. 16
End Sept. 22
Discussion  –  Adults and Immatures Sept. 22
Homework #5  –  Transformers Sept. 22
Development Worksheet Sept. 22
Quiz 2 Sept. 23
Module #6
Internal Anatomy & Physiology
Start Sept. 23
End Oct. 6
Homework #6  –  Internal Cross-Sections Oct. 6
Internal Anatomy Worksheet Oct. 6
Exam 1 Oct. 7
Module #7
Insect Behavior
Start Oct. 13
End Oct. 27
Lab Practical I Oct. 16/17
Discussion  –  Communication Oct. 27
Homework #7  –  Monarch Migration Oct. 27
Behavior Worksheet Oct. 27
Quiz 3 Oct. 28
Module #8
Insect Ecology
Start Oct. 28
End Nov. 10
Homework #8a  –  Grasshoppers on Steroids Nov. 10
Homework #8b  –  Practice Problems Nov. 10
Ecology Worksheet Nov. 10
Exam 2 Nov. 11
Module #9
Insects as Pests
Start Nov. 12
End Nov. 19
Discussion  –  Bedbug Dilemma Nov. 19
Homework #9  –  Letter to Editor Nov. 19
Pest Worksheet Nov. 19
Quiz 4 Nov. 25
Module #10
Control Tactics
Start Nov. 20
End Dec. 3
Homework #10  –  Crossword Puzzle Dec. 3
Discussion - Mgmt. Problem Dec. 3
Control Worksheet Dec. 3
Lab Practical II Dec. 3
   Final Exam Dec. 9