Research Methodology A : Synthesizing literature
The course will aim to enable students to (1) read primary literature in different formats, across various topics in biology (2) critique published work (3) review and synthesize literature on a specific subject. The course will include brief lectures, group discussions, and student presentations. During the course, students can expect to read about 5 papers a week. At the end of the course, students will write a substantial review paper on a subject of their choice.