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2017-2018 Course Catalog 
2017-2018 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BIOL 1790 - Independent Study

Credits: 1-3
Hours/Week: Lecture NoneLab None
Course Description: This variable-credit elective course emphasizes the student’s independent search for advanced knowledge as well as additional hands-on skills beyond current Biology course offerings. The student and instructor will devise a formal plan of study to satisfy credit workload requirements within the semester timeline.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor and dean.
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: BIOL 1020  or equivalent.

Major Content
To be determined by the student and instructor on an individual basis.
Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students will be able to:

  1. demonstrate advanced knowledge of the subject area identified in the learning plan.
  2. explain results of the independent study in a formal presentation to the instructor and/or a Biology class.
  3. reflect on personal growth in the subject area identified in the plan.

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