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ESCI 489 Senior Research in Environmental Science

This course provides students with laboratory or field research experience under the supervision of a resident science faculty member. Students must complete a research proposal and it must be approved by the instructor before registering for the course. Prior successful completion of an upper division course with the instructor is generally required. Intended for Environmental Science majors in their senior year.


Special information

Note: Instructor's permission required.
1-5 Undergraduate credits

Effective August 22, 2015 to present

Learning outcomes


  • 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
  • Apply this experience with research methods in biology the level necessary for success in graduate or professional research.

Fall 2023

Section Title Instructor
21 Senior Research in Environmental Science Asplen, Mark K Books Course details