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Courses - Spring 2019
BIOL
Biology
BIOL600
Ethics in Scientific Research
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must have completed at least one year of graduate study.
Credit only granted for: BIOL600 or ZOOL600.
Formerly: ZOOL600.
Issues of sceintific integrity with emphasis on investigators in the laboratory sciences, including mentoring, scientific record keeping, authorship and peer review, ownership of data, use of animals and humans in research, and conflict of interest.
Also offered as NACS600. Credit granted for BIOL600 or NACS600.
BIOL608L
Biology Seminar; Readings in Genetics
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BIOL608Q
(Perm Req)
Biology Seminar; Readings in Neurophysiology
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg
BIOL609
Special Problems in Biology
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg
Contact department for information to register for this course.
BIOL705
Statistics & Modeling for Biologists
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Credit only granted for: BIOL705 or BIOL709F.
Formerly: BIOL709F.
An overview of essential probability and statistics using R with a focus on biological problems. Topics include: parameter estimation (likelihood, Bayesian), confidence intervals and hypothesis testing, multiple testing, experimental design and power analysis, and resampling-based measures of uncertainty. Practical use of computers will be emphasized.
BIOL708E
Advanced Topics in Biology; Diseases of the Nervous System
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
BIOL708R
Advanced Topics in Biology; Concepts in Plant and Animal Ecology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
BIOL709A
Selected Advanced Topics in Biology; Grant Writing
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Also offered as NACS728M. Credit granted for BIOL709A or NACS728M. Instruction in grant-writing skill, introduction to resources, discussions on how to make your grant competitive, and insight into the review process. The goal will be to have each participant submit an NRSA.
BIOL709R
Selected Advanced Topics in Biology; Membranes and Biological Interfaces
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
BIOL799
Master's Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
Contact department for information to register for this course.
BIOL898
Pre-Candidacy Research
Credits: 1 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
Contact department for information to register for this course.
BIOL899
(Perm Req)
Doctoral Dissertation Research
Credits: 6
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
Contact department for information to register for this course.