(3 units) CO14Directed research for students approved as candidates for the “With Distinction” degree.
Prerequisite(s): Junior or Senior standing; 3 units in BIOL 496.
Grading Basis: Graded Units of Independent Study: 3 Offered: Every Fall, Spring, and Summer
Student Learning Outcomes Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. articulate an original research question to pursue in a research project. 2. implement their study design using the technology and tools available to them. 3. communicate the results of a research study in a written format appropriate for biological research.