Prerequisites: 20 hours of biology, 12 hours of chemistry and permission of the department. (Either semester/6 to 12 credits/16 to 32 hours each week)
Individualized study and training in a cooperating laboratory conducting research in the biological sciences. Participation will include instruction and experience in the use of advanced laboratory equipment and field apparatus, and independent research and reading of related scientific literature under the guidance of a senior laboratory director. Grading is on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis.