Independent Study

BIOL-UA 998

Field or laboratory research with a faculty sponsor in the Department of Biology. Students with the necessary background in course work and who, in the opinion of a faculty sponsor, possess intellectual independence and ability may register for independent study in some field of biology. The student must approach a faculty member in his or her field of interest to obtain sponsorship and agreement to provide counsel and any necessary space and facilities for the research project. Requires a written report on the research.

Format: Mentored research

Prerequisites: Permission required

Corequisites: None

Location: New York

Equivalent(s): None

Term(s) offered:

Requirements satisfied:
  • Major: Biology Standard Track
      • Honors
          • Research Credits
      • Upper-Level Elective
          • Laboratory Skills
          • Advanced Biology
  • Major: Ecology Track
      • Honors
          • Research Credits
      • Upper-Level Elective
          • Laboratory Skills
          • Advanced Biology
  • Major: GPH/Biology
      • Honors
          • Research Credits
      • Additional Elective