CHEM 488

Directed Research in Biochemistry

1-5 Undergraduate credits
Effective May 2, 2018 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This is a faculty designed independent study (FDIS) which provides students the opportunity to do independent research in the field of biochemistry under the supervision of a resident chemistry/biology faculty member. This course improves students problem solving, analytical, and reasoning skills. At the end of the course, students complete a research report that must be approved by the instructor. The number of credits will be decided by the faculty and the student.

Special information

Note: Instructor's permission required.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Summarize terminology and literature commonly used in a specific field/area of biochemistry.
  • Develop problem solving, numerical/computational, and mathematical skills.
  • Conceptualize common issues addressed within this field.
  • Demonstrate the conceptual and practical skills necessary to answer questions and solve problems in a specific field/area of biochemistry.
  • Identify the areas of research interests in biochemical related fields.

Summer 2019

Section Title Instructor
21 Directed Research in Biochemistry Mensinger, Za Books Course details
22 Directed Research in Biochemistry Mensinger, Za Books Course details

Spring 2020

Section Title Instructor
21 Directed Research in Biochemistry Mensinger, Za Books Course details

Summer 2020

Section Title Instructor
21 Directed Research in Biochemistry Staff Books Course details