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2020 - 2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020 - 2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 460 - Advanced Seminar in Biology

Credits: (3)
Prereq/Corequisite(s): Vary by topic. College Curriculum: COLL 400
Special topics of interest will be discussed within the context of small, advanced seminar courses. Advanced seminars emphasize critical reading of the primary literature and discussions of experimental design. Students will be expected to give one or more oral presentations and complete one or more major writing assignments. Fulfills the major writing requirement in biology. Appropriate for juniors and seniors. With instructor permission, courses with this number may be repeated for credits when the topic varies, however only one counts towards the minimum 37 credits required for the major.  Will satisty COLL 400, in most cases.
Note: See Current Listing and Description of seminar topics on the Biology website at www.wm.edu/biology Three class hours.