About The Course
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Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for SPECIAL STUDIES-MHS THESIS PREPARATION (120.860.01), a course offered by the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Course Description

Students engage in one-on-one independent study with a departmental faculty member who will be the student's thesis supervisor. Prepares students for completing the MHS using independent reading of papers from current literature, combined with meetings with the thesis supervisor to discuss the reading and how to recognize this research to develop the MHS thesis.

Course Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to undertake the library-based research required for the MHS thesis and will have completed either an outline or a draft of the MHS thesis.



Intended Audience

BMB MHS students

Grading Policy & Grading Restrictions

Grading Policy: Completion of a written document, either a detailed outline or a draft of the MHS thesis, at the discretion of the thesis supervisor research.

Grading Restrictions: Pass and Fail