Biology | Topical Issues in Biology
L410 | 11331 | Bender, A

BIOL-L410:  Treating Cancer

This course is for inquiring about, analyzing, discussing, and
writing about published research that has been conducted toward
developing and testing treatments for cancers.

There will be little to no traditional lecturing.  Much class time
will instead be used for small-group and whole-class discussion,
particularly for discussion of experiments and studies that students
have identified and judge to be particularly interesting and/or

Other than the emphasis of this course being on research concerning
treatments of cancers rather than on causes of cancers, the syllabus
for this course will be similar to that for the fall, 2010 version
of BIOL-L410.  A link to that syllabus can be found near the top of
the following website:

Students are expected to work at least 4.5 hours outside of class
each week for this course.