2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
BIO 610 - Scientific Methodology
Contemporary skills of biological scientists including hypothesis development, experimental control, data management, critical interpretation of data, project organization and monitoring, collaborative work habits, and effective communication. Skills will be built as students progress through case studies of landmark biological experiments, critiquing the primary literature, and creating their own scientific proposal. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: Admission to the graduate program in biology.