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Nov 3, 2016 by twilson
BISC 6132 : Advanced Cellular-Molecular Biology
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 14:18:11 GMT
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Biological Sciences (BISC)
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences (BISC)
Long Course Title
Advanced Cellular-Molecular Biology
Short Course Title
Advanced Cellular-Molec Bio
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students who have completed 16 credits of 2000-4000 level biology courses, including 6 credits in the cell and molecular category
Repeatable for Credit?
Graduate standing or undergraduates with 16 credits of 2000-4000 level biology courses, including 6 credits in the Cell and Molecular category and permission of instructor
4-6 upper level biology courses, including 2 courses in the Cell and Molecular area
RP Donaldson, A Jeremic
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Are there Course Equivalents?
BISC 4132 - Advanced Cellular-Molecular Biology
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Advanced cellular biology for upper-level undergraduates and beginning graduate students; emphasis on biochemistry and molecular biology; organisms and human biology with emphasis on oral and written analysis of research literature. Permission of the instructor is required.
Students will be able to • understand technologies behind major discoveries and theories in the field, • compare technologies ranging from traditional to advanced approaches and to identify the best approaches for research projects, • apply basic knowledge of Cell and Molecular Biology to the analysis of research problems strategies through the analysis of original research articles, • devise strategies to retrieve relevant scientific literature, •present oral and written interpretations and explanations of experimental data from published research articles, • design and implement instructional modules consisting of advanced readings, discussions and writing.
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BIO 5132 Advanced Cell Mol Biol 2016.doc
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
BISC 5132 Advanced Cellular-Molecular Biology differs from other GW courses in being a much more advanced analysis of cell and molecular biology research level, beyond what is taught in the lower level GWU courses in Cell Biology (Bisc 2202) or Molecular Biology
Course Reviewer Comments
Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:12:05 GMT
Rollback: Please formulate learning outcomes in light of OAPA guidelines at http://assessment.gwu.edu/course-assessment
Tue, 08 Mar 2016 21:32:06 GMT
Rollback: As requested
Mon, 09 May 2016 20:04:33 GMT
Rollback: Course numbers in the 5000 range are administrative and not available for department use. Please select a new number. Additionally, how does this course differe from existing course BISC 4132 - Advanced Cellular-Molecular Biology?
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 02:43:34 GMT
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