Course Descriptions

 01:146:405 HONORS SEMINAR IN CELL BIOLOGY AND NEUROSCIENCE

 

This course is intended for CBN honors to fulfill their graduation requirement.

Offered

Spring

Credits

3

Prerequisites

This course is to be taken by CBN honors in their senior Spring semester.

Course Description

This course aims to familiarize students in communication and written skills needed by professionals in cell biology and neuroscience.  Specifically, students will be trained in scientific data organization, integration, analysis and communication.  Upon the completion of this course, students are expected to be able to communicate scientific information in the format of Honors thesis written report and oral presentation.  

This course fulfills the SAS WCd core requirement.


Course URL

Course materials can be accessed through a password-protected Sakai site.

Course satisfies Learning Goals

Consistent with those set by the Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, as well as the Division of Life Sciences at Rutgers University

Exams, Assignments, and Grading Policy

Students will be graded on their take-home and in-class assignments, oral presentations and participation in class discussions.

Course Materials

Primary Research Literature- journal articles assigned by the instructor

Course Closed?

Students can sign up for this course after obtaining special permission numbers from the course coordinator. This course is restricted to CBN honors.

Faculty

Course coordinator:

Dr. Shu C. Hsu

Nelson D419
email:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Participating faculty:

Dr. Bonnie Firestein
email:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.