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120.870.01
MHS Thesis in Reproductive and Cancer Biology

Location:
East Baltimore
Term:
4th term
Department:
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Credits:
5 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Course Instructor :
Contact:
Heidi DiFrancesca
Resources:
Prerequisite:

120.860, MHS Thesis Preparation

Description:

In consultation with a faculty mentor from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, students prepare a critical, scholarly paper on an assigned subject.

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Complete library-based research required for the MHS thesis, and critically analyze the scientific literature related to the assigned thesis topic
  2. Revise thesis content in response to feedback from the faculty thesis supervisor
  3. Describe, explain, and interpret pertinent scientific literature through the completion of the final MHS thesis
Methods of Assessment:

The quality and completeness of the review of the literature, and on a student’s evaluation of that literature. Student must be enrolled in the MHS program of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Enrollment Restriction:

Master of Health Science candidates in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Instructor Consent:

No consent required