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First-Year Seminar (116-6-20)


Science Research Preparation


Luke Christopher Flores
627 Dartmouth Pl, Searle Center for Teaching Excellence

Meeting Info

Technological Institute LG66: Tues, Thurs 4:30PM - 5:50PM

Overview of class

This course will provide students with skills and training to be successful in research environments. Under the guidance of faculty, graduate mentors and peer facilitators, students are expected to develop an independent research project, write a research funding proposal, give an oral presentation on their project, and develop basic laboratory skills.

Registration Requirements

Enrollment open only to participants in the Bioscientist program. Students should contact Dr. Flores to obtain a permission number.

Teaching Method

Lecture and discussion

Evaluation Method

Grades will be based on writing assignments and class participation in discussions. NO P/NP ABC grading will be used.

Class Materials (Required)

All reading material to be provided by the instructor.

Class Attributes

WCAS First-Year Seminar

Enrollment Requirements

Enrollment Requirements: Reserved for First Year & Sophomore only
Add Consent: Department Consent Required