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Syllabus

(Posted March 17)

     
   

 

Dr. David Hyrenbach

 

Offices:

AC 249, HLC

EMSB, Oceanic Institute

Phone:

(808) 236-3563

 

Office Hours:

HLC:

Weds; 9:00- 12:00

 

Oceanic Institute:

Tu & Th; by appointment

 
 

 

Course Readings and Lectures

 

 

These PDFs of scientific articles are for class use only.

Please do not distribute.

 
Note: Readings in italics are supplementary material

Week

(Dates)

Class

Topics

Activities

(In Class)

Activities

(Out of Class)

1

Jan 13

 

ALL HANDS MEETINGS

Conrse Intro

 

Discuss Course Goals and Deliverables

Organize Sections

 

Think About Research Projects / Groups

1

Jan 17

 

ALL HANDS MEETINGS

Research Groups

 

Discuss Research Interests / Topics

Start Developing Research Plans

 

Form Research Groups

 

2

Jan 20

No Class

Martin Luther King

Day

   

3

Jan 27

 

ALL HANDS MEETINGS

Plan for Today

 

Discuss Experimental Design and Sampling

 

 

Develop Group Research Plans

(Due Jan 29)

4

Feb 3

Discuss Hypotheses

and Variables

Complete Research Plan Peer Reviews

Revise Research Plan

5

Feb 10

Discuss Proposal

Intro & Methods

Submit Research Plan

(Due Feb 9)

 

6

Feb 17

No Class

 

 

President's

Day

 

Submit Draft Proposal

(Intro & Methods)

(Due Feb 17)

 

7

Feb 24

Introduction to R

Statistics with Categorical Predictors

Statistics with Continuous Predictors

ANOVA data

 

Submit Proposal

Peer Review

(Due Feb 24)

 

8

March 2

No Class

 

SPRING

BREAK

Submit Revised Proposal

(Intro & Methods

(Due March 2)

9

March 9

Normality and Data Transformations

NormalityData

Correlation & Regression

CorrelationData

RegressionData

 

10

March 16

NO

CLASS

 

 

 

11

March 23

Analysis

Workshop

Submit Final Proposal

(Intro & Methods & Statistical Analyses)

(Due March 25)

12

March 30

Presentation

Workshop

Make and share two slides with the class via Bb Collaborate

Read:

Bourne 2007

Langin 2017

13

April 6

Analysis

Workshop

 

Field Report Talks

Invertenation

ShrimplyTheBest

 

 

14

April 13

Writing

Workshop

 

Field Report Talks

ShrimplySounds

BeachPlastic

Read:

Zhang 2014

Mensch_&_Kording_2017

15

April 20

Edit Abstracts

Plan for Final Symposium

Field Report Talks

Urchicks

Microbiome

 

Write 250-word abstract and share with the class via Bb Collaborate

Read:

Guiness 2020

15

April 24

FINAL

PRESENTATIONS

(session 1)

ALL HANDS

MEETING

Online via Bb

ILO

ASSESSMENT

submit via Bb

 

Presentation Rubric

Scoring Excel Sheet

Speaker
Topic
Time
Video
Abstract
Martinna
collector urchin
9:10
Cora
sea cucumbers
9:25

Alexis

coral disease
9:40

Alexis

Fern

beach plastic
9:55

Fern

 

BREAK

 

BREAK
10:10
BREAK

 

BREAK

 

Emma

keyhole sponge
10.25

Emma

 

Katie

 

coral diversity
10:40

 

Katie

 

J.J.

beach plastic
10:55

J.J.

 

16

April 27

FINAL

PRESENTATIONS

(session 2)

 

ALL HANDS

MEETING

Online via Bb

 

 

Presentation Rubric

Scoring Excel Sheet

Speaker
Topic
Time
Video
Abstract

Bella

pelagic plastic
9:10

Bella

Teisa
collector urchins
9:25

Dar

keyhole sponge
9:40

Dar

Taylor
coral communities
9:55

 

BREAK

 

BREAK
10:10
BREAK

 

BREAK

 

Elliott

snapping shrimp
10.25

Elliot

Elliot

 

Deanna

 

collector urchins
10:40

 

Deanna

 

 

Deanna

 

 

Kai

 

collector urchins
10:55

 

Kai

 

 

Kai

 

 

Shayne

 

shark microbiomes
11:10

 

Shayne

 

 

Shayne

 

 

16

April 31

FINAL

PRESENTATIONS

(session 3)

 

ALL HANDS

MEETING

Online via Bb

 

 

Time
Topic
Video

 

9:00

 

Inroduction

 

9:10

 

Coral Bleaching

 

9:25

 

Intertidal Urchins

 

9:40

 

Intertidal Snails

 

9:55

 

Beach Microplastgics
10:10
BREAK
BREAK

 

10:20

 

Convergence zone-slick around K-bay

 

10:35

 

Plastics and zooplankton in slick

 

10:50

 

Plastics and fish in slick

 

11:05

 

Fish patchiness around slick
11:20
BREAK
BREAK
11:30
Review Requirements for final write-up

 

 

16

May 1

NO

MEETING

FINAL PAPER

Submit via Email by midnight

 

Finals

May 3

NO

MEETING

Submit via Email by midnight

 

 

 

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