Students must participate in a laboratory-based research project under the direct supervision of a faculty member from St. Mary’s or a research faculty member from another institution. Projects must incorporate the use of the scientific method, experimentation, data analysis, data presentation and interpretation, and the responsibilities of scientific integrity. To enroll in this course, the student must contact the Chair of Biology and complete the necessary paper work in order to receive credit. This course in conjunction with the one-hour seminar course (BL 3125) can be used to fulfill one (1) advanced biology course. The course may be repeated for continuing projects as elective hours only. Prerequisites: Completion of necessary paper work and approval of the Chair of Biology. (Fall/Spring/Summer).
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017