PREREQUISITE: BIOL-UA.0022, GPA 3.0, AND PERMISSION FROM THE DUGS / ASSISTANT DUGS REQUIRED.
Intended primarily for biology majors. 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.