Introduction to Research
One or two research areas to be selected, with 20 hours of participation required each semester.
 Hours0.5 Credit, 0.0 Lecture, 1.5 Lab
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Outcomes: 

Path to Graduation

List the steps they must take to graduate successfully and in a timely manner, list when those steps are required, and articulate what they must do to accomplish them.

Become Your Own Teacher

Distinguish between the more teacher-driven approach common in undergraduate learning to the self-motivated approach necessary for graduate and professional success.


Discuss scientific ethics and give examples of the correct behavior in situations they will encounter as students and professionals.


Benchmark their presentation skills by giving a power point presentation on ethics.


Benchmark their current writing skills by writing a paper on ethics.

Study List

Complete their study lists by the first few weeks of the second semester.