Biomedical Science (BMSC)

BMSC F214      Introduction to Biomedical Research      (s)
2 Credits

Offered Fall

This seminar aims to introduce students to research methods by providing students who are new to research and research methods opportunities to learn about, discuss and conduct ethical activities in a low stress, small group seminar setting. Organized in a small group, seminar format, the ultimate objective is for seminar participants to develop self-efficacy and interest in pursuing research methods courses and research opportunities early on and throughout their undergraduate studies.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 2 + 0 + 0

BMSC F224      Entering Research: Undergraduate Research Experience
2 Credits

Offered Spring

Required course for BLaST scholars and open to all UAF students. This course will facilitate mentored research experience for undergraduate students. Students will participate in advanced research topics from outside the usual undergraduate laboratory offerings. Students will be required to actively participate in research activities and report on progress and growth throughout the course. Course will conclude with a semester research report and presentation on research activities.

Prerequisites: BMSC F214; or permission of instructor.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 1 + 3 + 0