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260.607.01 CORE DISCUSSION OF SCIENTIFIC LITERATURE: MMI

Term: 1st term
Academic Year: 2014 - 2015
Course Instructors:
Description:

Students read, present and participate in in-depth discussions of assigned papers each week. Papers for discussion are from the current scientific literature, cover a broad range of topics that are generally related to but not directly covered in their coursework. Student discussion leaders present background information and prepare written discussion questions.

Learning Objective(s):
This course will prepare you to be able to do the following:
Learn to critically evaluate current scientific literature.

Methods of Assessment: Students will be assessed based on their oral presentations (30%), participation in class discussions (50%), and written assignments (20%).
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Tuesday 1:30 - 2:50
Enrollment Minimum: 1
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail