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BIOL 618. Biology and the Scientific Process

Credits: 3
Department: Biology
Description: The scientific process, history of biology, experimental design, and basic statistics for biologists.
Semester Offered:
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Summarize the major landmarks in the history of biology
2. Craft valid experimental designs
3. Analyze the role of ethics in research design
4. Evaluate the statistical implications for biological research designs.
5. Evaluate data and conclusions from primary literature sources.
6. Synthesize information from the literature on a topic of interest in biology.

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