BIOL 497 Senior Thesis

This course focuses on the construction and defense of a senior thesis. The thesis must be written on an original research question, and will incorporate and critically analyze data obtained from a senior level research project. As part of the honors program, students enrolled in the course will also defend their thesis in a public presentation and will be judged by a committee of Physical and Life Science faculty. Pre-requisite(s): Senior standing, passing grade in BIOL 491, or BIOL 492, or CHEM 497, or CHEM 498, AND/OR permission of the Instructor. Crosslisted with CHEM 496.