Papers or writings that pertain to a particular career will be assigned prior to the seminar so that students will be ready with questions for the speaker. May be co-listed with other departments or programs.
Workshop Leaders in Biology II. Offered by Announcement Only. Coral Reef Science and Management. In this course, we will examine scientific evidence for the efficacy of these different approaches.
May be taken once only for credit in the BIL major, but may be taken additional times for a general education credit. Some of these approaches seem to hold promise in the healing process, while others have had little research to date. Scientific writing and computer applications in experimental design and analysis.
Seminar on selected topics in biology.
Following each seminar, students will meet with speakers in an informal setting to discuss the particulars and or prospects of the career in question. DNA and the Changing World. May be taken once only for credit in the biology major, but may be taken additional times for general education credit.
Workshop Leaders in Biology I. Combined lecture and laboratory. Contributions to bimonthly workshops and group meetings, creation of lesson plans following Sunshine State Guidelines. Does not count towards a Biology major or minor. It covers in-depth knowledge of DNA, gene, gene function, genome and inheritance with the focus on applying the knowledge to real-world issues; both personal and societal, from the history of life to challenges and opportunities in the modern times at the molecular level.
Research methods and laboratory experiments in contemporary neuroscience from individual cells to behavior. A teaching internship in which students spend at least 60 hours in Miami Dade County Public Schools assisting teachers with science education. Speakers recruited from local biotech companies, conservation organizations, science museums, the National Park Service, and Customs as well as invasive species specialists, medical dosimetrists, principals of schools seeking biology teachers, and others will give weekly seminars about their practice of science in their occupations.
These non-traditional approaches include acupuncture, meditation, massage therapy, reiki, yoga, hypnotherapy, chiropractic manipulation, and herbal medicine. Topics relevant to the biological sciences, listed as subtitle.
One BIL course at the level or higher. Nonacademic Career in Biology. Coral reefs as biophysical and socioeconomic systems. Complementary and Integrative Medicine.
This is an online course, not intended for biology majors. Special Topics in Biology. The express purpose of this course is to provide students with an idea of the utility of their biology degree in the workplace. Coral reef typology, geomorphology; biotic and abiotic components of coral reef ecosystems.The Senior Thesis program is a bridge for seniors to move smoothly towards college–level work with the additional guidance of experts, community and family members, friends, and alumni.
Electronic Theses and Dissertations The University of Miami Graduate School Collection contains over dissertations and theses created between and the present. The Graduate School supports masters-level and doctoral programs on the Coral Gables campus, at the Miller School of Medicine, and at the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science.
Nicholas is a senior double majoring in Meteorology and Applied Mathematics and is working on his senior thesis with Dr. Paquita Zuidema. Victor Escalona Congratulations to the RSMAS Undergraduate Alumnus that were awarded the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program.
Students who are writing a six-credit senior thesis for Departmental Honors in English should, ideally, have completed eight ENG courses for their major prior to their senior year, and should therefore be able to replace this course with ENG A Senior Thesis Project by Megan Mattera.
The Problem: To address the lack of fire safety education among college students on campus at Miami University in Oxford, OH. Success Statement: Miami University students will know more about fire safety so there will be fewer fires on campus.
More than 20 academic departments at the University invite both majors and elective students to pursue departmental honors. Departmental honors provide an opportunity for high-achieving juniors and seniors to dig deeper into a topic of special interest under the guidance of a faculty mentor.
It is a great way to prepare for graduate study or complete a senior thesis.Download