Courses of Study 2017-2018 
    Feb 03, 2023  
Courses of Study 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BIOG 2990 - Introduction to Research Methods in Biology


Fall, spring, summer. 1-3 credits, variable. S/U grades only.

Applications available online at and must be submitted by the add deadline, two weeks after the start of classes.


Any Cornell faculty member whose research field is biological in nature may serve as a supervisor for this course.  Non-Cornell supervisors are not acceptable.

Intended for students who are new to undergraduate research. Students enrolled in BIOG 2990 may be reading scientific literature, learning research techniques, or assisting with ongoing research. The faculty supervisor determines the work goals and the form of the final report.

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