Scientific Methods and Professional Ethics

Course Prefix: 
PSIO
Course Number: 
411
Semester: 
Fall
Spring

Scientific Methods and Professional Ethics  (3 units)
Description:  This course will introduce students to the historical development of scientific scholarship and current controversies within the scientific community; various approaches to scientific methods and the application of these approaches to the natural sciences; elementary background knowledge of experimental design and the statistical procedures commonly used in physiological research; and important procedural, practical, and ethical issues pertaining to physiological research at a modern research university. The course will also provide practical personal experience in selected areas of professional analysis and communication

D2L Course: 
Yes