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Biological Sciences
Term : Fall 2022
Catalog Year : 2022-2023

BIO 564 - Field Biology Research


Description: Field Biology Research and Field Biology Research Lab combine to provide a complete research experience from conception to presentation with a focus on research making use of elevation gradients. The lecture component includes understanding the literature and motivation for research, developing hypotheses and research methods, and the synthesis and presentation of results in a scientific paper format. The lab component includes field trips and observation, indoor and outdoor data collection activities, mentorship of undergraduate students, data analysis and data archiving. The two components are co-requisite. Co-convened with BIO 464. Letter grade only.

Units: 2

Sections offered: Fall 2023

Prerequisite: BIO 226, STA 270 Corequisite: BIO 564L