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Biological Research BISC 212 (3)

Students experience the practical challenges and creative joys of biological research. Initially, students learn to think, research, and collaborate like scientists, while finding solutions to several “Real-World Problems”. In subsequent weeks, students design, propose, conduct, and present their own original research projects, in teams. Prerequisite: Any two of the following courses: BISC 101, BISC 102, BPK 142, CHEM 121, CHEM 126, EASC 101, PHYS 132, PHYS 133, PHYS 140, and PHYS 141, with a grade of C- or better. Completion of less than 60 units is preferred. Course entry is by application and approval by the instructor. Students with credit for BISC 272 - Special Topics: Biological Research may not take this course for further credit.