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Instructor Class Description

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Michael Schick
PHYS 600
Seattle Campus

Independent Study or Research

Study or research under the supervision of individual faculty members. Prerequisite: permission of supervisor. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: AWSpS.

Class description

Students will pursue a topic of their choice within the general area of Biological Physics. I will offer several suggestions to those new to this field. Students will read papers on their subject, consult with me, and make a fifty minute presentation to the other members of the class.

The first meeting of the class is scheduled for 3:30 Tuesday, April 1 (no fooling), at which time we will set a more agreeable time to meet for presentations.

Student learning goals

To become acquainted with some area of Biological Physics.

To learn to carry out independent study.

To obtain some experience in making a scientific presentation and to hoone such skills.

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

The grade will reflect the amount of interaction we have had, the level of the students preparation and presentation.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Michael Schick
Date: 02/26/2008