IB 499 D - Discussions in Integrative Bio - -omics of Behavior
Seminars, discussions, research project presentations, readings, and reviews of special topics in integrative biology. Course Information: 1 undergraduate hour. 1 graduate hour. Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated if topics vary. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
This course will explore the challenges and opportunities of applying --omics- technologies to behavioral research. The focus will be on (1) understanding cutting-edge technologies, (2) identifying current challenges and open questions in -omics based research, (3) considering how technologies can be integrated and applied to understand the biological basis of behavior (in non-model organisms). We will read primary data papers, review articles, and opinion pieces. The requirements include weekly readings, weekly class attendance, and active participation in class discussions. This course is not required for the IB major.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate