B.S. Degree in Health and Medical Sciences {17-18} - Research Design

Course Code
BIOL 478  Credits
Title Research Design 
Prerequisite BIOL 115, BIOL 111, BIOL 275 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Writing Intensive Yes  
Description Students will identify a problem, complete a literature review of that topic, and design an experiment in any area of the biological sciences. This will include developing a question, conducting a literature search using current databases and techniques, develop an appropriate bibliography, examine ethical issues in research, understand plagiarism, and learn how to effectively communicate their research design through writing and presenting a research proposal.