Fall 2014 – Summer 2015
The Redpath Museum exists to foster the study of the history and diversity of the natural world. Its mandate includes biological, geological, and cultural diversity, and science education. It conducts academic teaching and research activities and also provides academic services to other units. The Redpath Museum offers a B.Sc. Minor program in Natural History. REDM courses listed below are considered as ones taught by the Faculty of Science.
|Redpath Museum Courses|
|REDM 396||Undergraduate Research Project|
|REDM 399||Science Writing|
|REDM 400||Science and Museums|
|REDM 405||Natural History of East Africa|
|REDM 410||Writing Research Articles|
|David M. Green|
|Robert L. Carroll; B.Sc.(Mich.), Ph.D.(Harv.), F.R.S.C., F.L.S.|
|David M. Green; B.Sc.(Br. Col.), M.Sc., Ph.D.(Guelph), F.L.S.|
|Andrew Hendry; B.Sc.(Vic., BC), M.Sc., Ph.D.(Wash.) (joint appt. with Biology)|
|Hans C.E. Larsson; B.Sc.(McG.), Ph.D.(Chic.) (CRC Tier 2 Chair in Paleontology)|
|Anthony Ricciardi; B.Sc.(Agr.), M.Sc., Ph.D.(McG.) (joint appt. with McGill School of Environment)|
|Rowan D.H. Barrett; B.Sc.(Guelph), M.Sc.(McG.), Ph.D.(Br. Col.) (CRC Tier 2 Chair in Biodiversity Science)|
|Virginie Millien; Maîtrise(Paris VI), DEA, Ph.D.(Montpellier II)|
|Linda Cooper; B.A.(C'dia), M.A.(McM.)|
|Biology: Graham A.C. Bell, Lauren J. Chapman|
|Earth & Planetary Sciences: Jeanne Paquette|
|McGill School of Environment: Colin A. Chapman|
|Tomlinson Project in University Level Science Education (T-PULSE): David N. Harpp|
|Henry M. Reiswig|
The Minor Natural History involves the exploration of the natural world via specimen-based studies, object-oriented investigations and field studies. Museum collections are used to provide hands-on experience with real objects and specimens. The required course brings students to the Redpath Museum and other McGill natural science museums and exposes them to ...
For more information, see Minor Natural History (24 credits).