Subject: Biology
Credit units:
College: Graduate and Postdoc Studies
Department: Biology


All graduate students are required to attend and contribute to the annual BIOL 990 graduate student symposium to develop scientific communication skills. Biology M.Sc. and Ph.D. students must register for this course each term until they have fulfilled the BIOL 990 requirement.

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