The course will aim to enable students to (1) read primary literature in different formats, across various topics in biology (2) critique published work (3) review and synthesize literature on a specific subject. The course will include brief lectures, group discussions, and student presentations. During the course, students can expect to read about 5 papers a week. At the end of the course, students will write a substantial review paper on a subject of their choice.
Instructors: Deepa Agashe, Anjana Badrinarayanan
Time: 1.45-3.45 pm
Duration of the course:
18th Sep 2017 to 20th Nov 2017
Course Requirements: Open to 1st year graduate students
Course Term: Aug Term - 2017
Course Year: 2017/2018