BIOL 696 Directed Research
Directed research with supervision and training, to develop, carry out and report on a module of sponsored research as part of a team, often including faculty, and other students at various academic levels. Experiences include research and monitoring theory, interactions with others in field and laboratory environments, methods of access to work sites and logistics involved in scientific research, exposure to field equipment and laboratory instrumentation and the development of communication skills. Productivity, that is results relevant to sponsors and the community, is required and its generation is an important part of the experience. Registration is often competitive and requires faculty permission. Research is typically conducted for at least 10 weeks, 35 hours per week. Monitory awards are normally offered. Offered summers and other times by special arrangement.
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