Research Thesis (FABS 494.6)

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FABS 494 01 January 2017
FABS 494 01 September 2016 Xiao Qiu , Christopher Eskiw (primary instructor)
FABS 494 01 January 2016 Xiao Qiu (primary instructor)


The course is restricted to students with a minimum cumulative 70% average as of January of year three. Firstly, a student develops a small research project in consultation with a faculty member at the department. Then, the student undertakes lab experiments to investigate the project. Finally, the student prepares a thesis based on the research results and delivers the presentation at the departmental seminar series. Students considering graduate studies are encouraged to take this course.


Successful completion of 90 credit units towards the B.S.A. in the FABS major and permission of the department head.


Students with credit for FAMS 494 will not receive credit for FABS 494.

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