SPECIAL STUDIES-CURRENT TOPICS IN BMB Syllabus

120.872.01 | AY 2013-2014 - 1st Term | 1 Credit(s)
WF 12:00:00 PM
  • Contact Information
    Faculty
    Terry Brown
    Terry Brown
  • Course Learning Objectives

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  • Course Description
    Introduces students to the faculty and to current research being conducted in their respective laboratories within the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and by other training faculty of the Cancer Biology Training Program. Informs doctoral students about research opportunities in each laboratory and allows them to make informed decisions about their choices for laboratory rotations during their first year. Similarly, informs current MHS students who are considering the ScM Program during the second year about potential research opportunities in laboratories of BMB faculty. Provides time for faculty presentation, student questions and further discussion.
  • Intended Audience
    Masters and 1st year doctoral students in BMB
  • Methods of Assessment

    Method of evaluation will be based on attendance.  Attendance will be taken by means of a sign-in sheet and any student who is absent for 3 or more sessions will be required to complete an additional assignment to meet the course grading requirement.

  • Course Schedule

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