Course Descriptions

01:146:410-411 RESEARCH THESIS IN CELL BIOLOGY AND NEUROSCIENCE I AND II

 

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This course is a 2-semester sequence intended for senior students majoring in Cell Biology and Neuroscience who wish to produce a research thesis in the fields of cell biology or neuroscience, but are not enrolled in the departmental Honors program

Offered

Fall and Spring

Credits

3

Prerequisites

Research Thesis is CBN I: Research in CBN 01:146:307-308 (2 semesters, 6 credits). Other research experience may be acceptable as a substitute. Permission of the course coordinator and the research mentor are also required. The mentor must agree to sponsor the student and supervise the preparation of a written thesis and oral defense.

Research Thesis in CBN II :  Research Thesis in CBN I  (Fall) 01:146:410

Course Description

The course sequence involves research plus preparation of a written thesis draft (Fall semester), and research plus preparation of a final written thesis and an oral defense (Spring semester). The course is offered every year and satisfies CBN departmental goals: https://cbn.rutgers.edu/academics/undergraduate/learning-goals.

Course Syllabus

Fall 2021 Syllabus

Spring 2021 Syllabus

Course URL

 Canvas course site

Exams, Assignments, and Grading Policy

Research activities, class participation and thesis will be graded according to rubrics (see course site in Canvas). The final grade will be determined by the course coordinator in consultation with the faculty mentor and the member of the thesis defense committee.

Course Coordinator:

Prof. Gabriella D’Arcangelo

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** All information is subject to change at the discretion of the course coordinator