Course Description


BI 500 Planning and Proposing Scientific Research
2 cr. (2-0-0)
Graded: A/F
Prerequisite: Graduate standing

This course guides science graduate students as they plan research and write proposals. Discussions are based on readings of varied texts and on analysis of the primary literature. Students will gain a firm understanding of the scientific method, the process of peer review and the criteria used to evaluate research proposals.

Note: • Required for all graduate students in their first year of graduate study