Qualified students may conduct original laboratory or field research in biology. A student may use four credits of research or a combination of two credits from BMB 310 combined with research credit to total four credits to satisfy one of the upper level requirements in Biology. Students may earn a maximum of four credits of BIOL 451 plus 452. Interested students should consult the appropriate Biology faculty member. At least three hours per week per credit, weekly conferences with faculty sponsor, written report at the end of the semester.