Biology Graduate Courses (BIOL)

Biology Graduate Courses (BIOL)

Biology 5010

Advances in Molecular and Cellular Biology (Series)
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-0-0
Recent advances in the fields of genetics, molecular biology, and cellular biology, with an emphasis on primary literature and modern techniques.
Prerequisite(s):
Admission to the M.Sc. program

Biology 5410

Advances in Organismal Biology (Series)
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-0-0
Recent advances in the fields of organismal biology, including physiology and developmental biology, with emphasis on primary literature and modern techniques.
Prerequisite(s):
Admission to the M.Sc. program

Biology 5500

Graduate Seminar Series: Current Topics in Biological Sciences
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-0-0
A scientific literature-based course in which students will critically examine recent developments in a range of biological sciences, including cellular/molecular biology, organismal biology, and evolution/ecology. Seminar-style format including oral presentations, group discussions of assigned readings, and scientific writing.
Prerequisite(s):
Admission to the M.Sc. program
Note:
This course is required for M.Sc. students in graduate programs in the Department of Biological Sciences.

Biology 5710

Advances in Ecology and Evolution (Series)
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-0-0
Recent advances in the fields of ecology, evolution, and systematics, with an emphasis on primary literature and modern techniques.
Prerequisite(s):
Admission to the M.Sc. program

Biology 7500

Graduate Seminar Series: Current Topics in Biological Sciences
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-0-0
A scientific literature-based course in which students will critically examine recent developments in a range of biological sciences, including cellular/molecular biology, organismal biology, and evolution/ecology. Seminar-style format including oral presentations, group discussions of assigned readings, and scientific writing.
Prerequisite(s):
Admission to the Ph.D. program