Independent Study in Biology or Microbiology
Earn course credit for lab research in BSB 499
Beginning in your junior year, biology majors may apply to conduct research under the direction of a member of the faculty.
Students will conduct individualized descriptive or experimental research projects or directed readings under the direction of a project director and two other faculty committee members appointed by the Sciences and Mathematics Department Chair.
As a requirement of this course, students will submit a written report on their activities during the semester to be reviewed and approved by the researchers committee.
The Independent Study in Biology may be taken for 1-4 hours per semester and can be repeated for up to 8 hours credit.
To apply to this course, contact a member of the Biology faculty.