Undergraduate Course Catalog 2008-2009
COURSE: 02-384 Genetics Journal Club (1)
This course will introduce junior and senior level students to peer-reviewed literature in Genetics. Students will be expected to interpret and relate data, critically evaluate hypotheses, and develop a succinct, intelligible presentation style to convey scientific principles to their peers. Genetics Journal Club will introduce students to a diverse selection of primary literature focusing on the design and techniques of experiments and the application of these findings. Prerequisite: Junior or Senior Biology majors; consent of the instructor.