BIOL 602

Integrative Physiological Science

3 Graduate credits
Effective May 3, 2017 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course examines current and classic research central to the assessment, maintenance, and management of environmental and human health. Students learn the current state of scientific knowledge, and build their skills in scientific communication through reading and discussion of the scientific literature.

Special information

Prerequisites: Admission to the MS Biology graduate program Note: Graduate status required or Natural Science Department approval.

Learning outcomes


  • Apply scientific theory to understanding of issues in environmental and human health.
  • Understand and apply core theories in integrative physiological science
  • Read and interpret primary scientific literature
  • Synthesize and explain results and conclusions of published scientific research