Special Topics in Biology

BIO489 (Liberal Arts) Special Topics in Biology 3 hrs. 3 crs. An advanced seminar designed to give students practice in: (1) reading and analyzing the scientific literature; (2) presenting summaries of original research papers, and (3) writing synopses of journal articles in an advanced biological topic. The subject of the seminar will be announced prior to registration. Fieldtrips may be required. Preq: BIO 301, Junior status in Biology, WRIT 301, 302, or 303. This is a Writing Intensive course.