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BIOL 497 Research in Biology (.25 - 1)

Individualized program of investigative research in which student works directly with a biology faculty member in his or her area of research expertise. Nature of participation varies from collaborative research to the design and execution of an independent project equivalent to a thesis. For all students, course provides hands-on experience in literature search, data collection, data management, data analysis, and the synthesis of results in a formal paper and/or oral presentation. May be repeated for credit.

  • Prerequisite: BIOL 245W and consent of instructor; research course (BIOL 450W-459W) recommended
  • Offering: Every semester
  • Instructor: Staff