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260.852.01 Molecular Biology Literature

Department:
Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Term:
1st term
Credits:
2 credits
Academic Year:
2017 - 2018
Location:
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • W F,  9:00 - 10:20am
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Contact:
Patricia Bazemore
Course Instructor :
Resources:
Description:

Reviews and discusses, in depth, assigned readings from historic and current scientific literature covering a range of topics in the field of molecular biology. Student discussion leaders meet with individual faculty, present background information related to the discussion paper, and guide in-class discussions.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Understand the scientific evidence that supports the basic principles of molecular biology.
  2. Understand a range of experimental laboratory techniques.
  3. Determine if the conclusions are supported by the published evidence.
Methods of Assessment:

Students evaluated on their preparation of reading assignments.

Instructor Consent:

No consent required

Special Comments:

Designed for masters students in laboratory science departments, but open to others.