Biology majors will perform individual laboratory or field research projects to meet the senior comprehensive requirement. A research report in scientific format and a formal presentation of the research is required. Biology majors will begin the process of writing the scientific paper under the supervision of a biology faculty mentor and will complete the first draft of the research paper by the end of the course. In addition to writing the research paper, biology majors will orally present different components of their research project. No P/F.
Prerequisite(s): Approval of the department chair or instructor.
(Normally offered each fall semester.)