BIOL
UN3500
Independent Biological Research
Semester: 
Fall 2019
Section Number: 
001
Number of Credits: 
2-4
Course Description: 

Prerequisites: Concurrent with registering for this course, a student must register with the department and provide a written invitation from a mentor; details of this procedure are available at: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/biology/courses/w3500/index.htm

Students must register for recitations UN3510 or consult the instructor. Corequisites: BIOL UN3510 The course involves independent study, faculty-supervised laboratory projects in contemporary biology. Concurrent with registering for this course, a student must register with the department, provide a written invitation from a mentor and submit a research proposal; details of this procedure are available at http://www.columbia.edu/cu/biology/courses/w3500/index.htm. A paper summarizing results of the work is required by the last day of finals for a letter grade; no late papers will be accepted. See the course web site (above) for more details.  Students can take anywhere from 2-4 points for this course.

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