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Courses - Spring 2022
BIOL
Biology
BIOL609
Special Problems in Biology
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg
Contact department for information to register for this course.
BIOL615
Developmental Genetics
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
Prerequisite: Must have completed courses in molecular genetics and developmental or cell biology; or permission of instructor.
Credit only granted for: BIOL615 or ZOOL642.
Formerly: ZOOL642.
Differential gene function and its regulation in developing systems. Genes and the analysis of developmental processes.
BIOL705
Statistics & Modeling for Biologists
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Restriction: Must be in the Biological Sciences Graduate program; or permission of Biology Department.
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.
BIOL708B
Advanced Topics in Biology; Animal Behavior
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
BIOL708C
Advanced Topics in Biology; Evolutionary Genomics
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
Application of genomics to understanding evolutionary processes, including genome evolution, organismal evolution, genomic diversity across the tree of life, human evolution and disease. Relevant concepts of evolutionary genetics and genome biology will be covered.
BIOL708V
Advanced Topics in Biology; Hearing II, Translational Issues
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
Cross-listed with NACS728V. Credit only granted for either BIOL708V or NACS728V.
BIOL709A
Selected Advanced Topics in Biology; Grant Writing
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Cross-listed with 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 th e 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
BIOL709V
Selected Advanced Topics in Biology; Biology of Vision
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
The physical, molecular, and neural basis of vision.
BIOL799
Master's Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: S-F
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BIOL898
Pre-Candidacy Research
Credits: 1 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg
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BIOL899
(Perm Req)
Doctoral Dissertation Research
Credits: 6
Grad Meth: S-F
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