BIOL 489

Senior Research in Biology

1-4 Undergraduate credits
Effective August 22, 2009 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course provides students with independent laboratory, field or computer biology research under the supervision of a resident biology faculty member. Students must complete a research proposal and it must be approved by the instructor prior to course registration. Prior successful completion of an upper division course with the instructor is generally required.

Prerequisites

Special information

Note: Instructor's permission required.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Apply this experience with research methods in biology the level necessary for success in graduate or professional research.
  • Design, propose, conduct, interpret, and present the results of an independent laboratory or field experiment in biology at the senior undergraduate level.
  • Find, read, interpret and utilize primary scientific literature in biology.

Summer 2019

Section Title Instructor
21 Senior Research in Biology Harley, Ci Books Course details
22 Senior Research in Biology Staff Books Course details
23 Senior Research in Biology Harley, Ci Books Course details

Fall 2019

Section Title Instructor
21 Senior Research in Biology Asplen, Ma Books Course details
22 Senior Research in Biology Harley, Ci Books Course details
24 Senior Research in Biology Harley, Ci Books Course details
25 Senior Research in Biology Asplen, Ma Books Course details

Spring 2020

Section Title Instructor
21 Senior Research in Biology Card, Vi Books Course details
22 Senior Research in Biology Harley, Ci Books Course details
23 Senior Research in Biology Staff Books Course details
24 Senior Research in Biology Ries, Ka Books Course details

Summer 2020

Section Title Instructor
21 Senior Research in Biology Staff Books Course details