BIOL 220R : Biology Capstone: Introduction to Biological Research

This is a course which provides students with an opportunity to synthesize previous learning by engaging in independent, student-directed, hypothesis-driven biological research. In the design and execution of experiments, students will demonstrate scientific literacy, scientific process, laboratory skills and techniques, critical thinking, quantitative and qualitative reasoning, written and oral communication skills, and an appreciation of the role that research investigations play in daily life. Classroom-based research provides a framework to foster a culture of undergraduate research at RVCC.

Prerequisites

any 2 of the following lab courses: BIOL 101R, BIOL 102R, BIOL 201R, BIOL 202R, BIOL 205R, BIOL 210R, BIOL 162R or permission of Instructor

Overview

Program

Credits

4
Lecture Hours
2
Lab Hours
6