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Spring 2022 Biology GR6300 section 001
WRITING FOR THE BIOLOGICAL SCI
WRITING FOR THE BIOLOGICA

Call Number 14047
Day & Time
Location
W 4:10pm-5:25pm
1000 Sherman Fairchild Life Sciences Building
Points 2
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Meehan J Crist
Type SEMINAR
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description This is a required science writing course for the PhD in Biological Sciences, open only to second year PhD. candidates in Biological Sciences. In this course, we will read examples of science writing from the recent literature, consider the strategies used by successful writers, and workshop student writing. The course will emphasize techniques for achieving clarity of thought and clear prose style while communicating science to other scientists. Students will write three short papers and two longer papers culminating in a Proposed Research Plan.
Web Site Vergil
Department Biological Sciences
Enrollment 17 students (18 max) as of 8:04AM Saturday, July 2, 2022
Subject Biology
Number GR6300
Section 001
Division Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Campus Morningside
Note This course is only open to 2nd year Biology PhD students.
Section key 20221BIOL6300G001

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