ENV 550a () / 2021-2022

Natural Science Research Methods

Note: this course information is for the 2021-2022 academic year, not the current academic year (2020-2021).
Credits: 3
Fall 2021: Time and location TBA
 

 

The course prepares students to design and execute an intensive research project. It covers elementary principles and philosophy of science; research planning, including preparation, criticism, and oral presentation of study plans; communicating research findings; limitations of research techniques; the structure of research organizations; and professional scientific ethics