CORE RESEARCH LITERATURE Syllabus

120.852.01 | AY 2013-2014 - 1st Term | 99 Credit(s)
T 1:30:00 PM
  • Contact Information
    Faculty
    Jurgen Bosch
    Randy Bryant
  • Course Learning Objectives

    Information not required for this course type

  • Course Description
    Provides a complement to the BCMB core curriculum. Student reads research papers relating to a core lecture topic. Discussions are led by a student while a faculty member from Biochemistry or MMI act as facilitator. Helps students to develop skills in reading the primary literature and provides an introduction to the experimental paradigms underlying the concepts presented in the core course.

    Additional Faculty Notes:

    Provides a complement to the BCMB core curriculum. Student reads research papers relating to a core lecture topic. Discussions are led by a student while a faculty member from Biochemistry or MMI act as facilitator. Helps students to develop skills in reading the primary literature and provides an introduction to the experimental paradigms underlying the concepts presented in the core course.

  • Intended Audience
    BMB and MMI PhD students in core curriculum
  • Methods of Assessment
    Reading assignment preparation and class participation
  • Course Schedule

    Please see the course Session for a full list of dates and items for this course.

  • Academic Ethics Code

    Students enrolled in the Bloomberg School of Public Health of The Johns Hopkins University assume an obligation to conduct themselves in a manner appropriate to the University's mission as an institution of higher education. A student is obligated to refrain from acts which he or she knows, or under the circumstances has reason to know, impair the academic integrity of the University. Violations of academic integrity include, but are not limited to: cheating; plagiarism; knowingly furnishing false information to any agent of the University for inclusion in the academic record; violation of the rights and welfare of animal or human subjects in research; and misconduct as a member of either School or University committees or recognized groups or organizations.

  • Welcome Message

     

    Current Research Literature 120.852

    Tuesday 1:30pm – 2:50pm

    Location: Bloomberg School of Public Health – Room W2300

  • Course topics

     

     

    MSA:    Macromolecular Structure & Analysis

    BBP:    Biochemical & Biophysical Principles

    MBG:   Molecular Biology & Genetics

    GEN:   Genetics

    PR:       Pathways & Regulation                                                 

    CSD:    Cell Structure & Dynamics

    OMB:  Organic Mechanisms in Biology

  • Course Objectives(from old syllabus)

    PhD/ScM students in Bloomberg School of Public Health graduate programs who are taking the School of Medicine (SOM) Core lecture courses are required to take a literature-based discussion class. Therefore, we offer this course for JHSPH students to meet this requirement, and to provide an opportunity for in-depth discussion of current primary literature related to the BCMB/SOM coursework and other topics. This course is also open to other students with permission from the Instructor.

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