Biometry & Statistics (BTRY)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

BTRY 3010

In this course, students develop statistical methods and apply them to problems encountered in the biological and environmental sciences. Methods include data visualization, population parameter estimation, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: STSCI 2200

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2703BTRY 3010  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisites: one semester of calculus.

  •  2704BTRY 3010  LAB 401

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2705BTRY 3010  LAB 402

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2706BTRY 3010  LAB 403

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2707BTRY 3010  LAB 404

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2708BTRY 3010  LAB 405

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2715BTRY 3010  LAB 406

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 3080

This course provides an introduction to probability and parametric inference. Topics include: random variables, standard distributions, the law of large numbers, the central limit theorem, likelihood-based ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ILRST 3080STSCI 3080STSCI 5080

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2403BTRY 3080  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • El Alaoui, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisites: BTRY 3010, Calculus II, Multivariable calculus, or the equivalent.

  •  2404BTRY 3080  DIS 201

    • FTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • El Alaoui, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2431BTRY 3080  DIS 202

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • El Alaoui, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 3100

Theory and application of statistical sampling, especially in regard to sample design, cost, estimation of population quantities, and error estimation. Assessment of nonsampling errors. Discussion ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •  1264BTRY 3100  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Diciccio, T

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisite: two semesters of statistics.

BTRY 4030

The focus of this course is the theory and application of the general linear model expressed in its matrix form. Topics will include: least squares estimation, multiple linear regression, coding for categorical ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: STSCI 4030STSCI 5030

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2409BTRY 4030  LEC 001

    • MWTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    A two-semester sequence on statistical methods (e.g. BTRY 3010-BTRY 3020), a course on probability and distribution theory (e.g. BTRY 3080 or Math 4710), multivariable calculus, and linear/matrix algebra.

  •  2531BTRY 4030  LAB 401

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2593BTRY 4030  LAB 402

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2827BTRY 4030  LAB 403

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2828BTRY 4030  LAB 404

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

BTRY 4090

Introduction to classical theory of parametric statistical inference that builds on the material covered in BTRY 3080. Topics include sampling distributions, principles of data reduction, likelihood, parameter ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BTRY 5090STSCI 4090

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  3257BTRY 4090  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wegkamp, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BTRY 3080 or MATH 4710 or equivalent and at least one introductory statistics course.

  •  3258BTRY 4090  DIS 201

    • FTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wegkamp, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 4110

Categorical data analysis, including logistic regression, log-linear models, stratified tables, matched pairs analysis, polytomous response, and ordinal data. Applications in biological, biomedical and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18254BTRY 4110  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 4381

A biomedical data science course using Python and available bioinformatics tools and techniques for the analysis of molecular biological data, including biosequences, microarrays, and networks.  This course ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BTRY 6381

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  2891BTRY 4381  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: at least one introductory course in computer programming (any language) and one in statistical methods, or permission of the instructor.

  •  2892BTRY 4381  LAB 401

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 4950

This course will give students the opportunity to apply the statistical knowledge gained in their courses to "real-life" problems. Students will be integrated in the Cornell Statistical Consulting Unit ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BTRY 7950STSCI 4950

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  2771BTRY 4950  LEC 001

    • RTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Basu, S

      Booth, J

      Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: A one year sequence of an introductory statistics course which covers probability, ANOVA, and linear regression. For example, BTRY 3010 and BTRY 3020, or BTRY 6010 and BTRY 6020.

BTRY 4970

Consists of individual tutorial study selected by the faculty. Because topics usually change from year to year, this course may be repeated for credit. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 14552BTRY 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students from all Colleges must submit a CALS Special Studies Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

BTRY 4980

Students assist in teaching a course appropriate to their previous training. Students meet with a discussion or laboratory section and regularly discuss objectives with the course instructor. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 14553BTRY 4980  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students from all Colleges must submit a CALS Special Studies Form (Available online: https://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/course-enrollment/independent-study/). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15619BTRY 4980  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

BTRY 4990

Permits outstanding undergraduates to carry out independent study of suitable problems under appropriate supervision. Students cannot receive both pay and credit for the same hours of work.   view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15462BTRY 4990  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students from all colleges must submit an Independent Study Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

BTRY 5090

No description available. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BTRY 4090STSCI 4090

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18942BTRY 5090  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wegkamp, M

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisite: BTRY 3080 or MATH 4710 or equivalent and at least one introductory statistics course.

  • 18943BTRY 5090  DIS 201

    • FTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wegkamp, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 6010

Develops and uses statistical methods to analyze data arising from a wide variety of applications. Topics include descriptive statistics, point and interval estimation, hypothesis testing, inference for ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: ILRST 6100

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1016BTRY 6010  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to: graduate students or permission of instructor.

  •  1017BTRY 6010  LAB 402

    • TTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1018BTRY 6010  LAB 403

    • TTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1019BTRY 6010  LAB 404

    • WTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2628BTRY 6010  LAB 405

    • TTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 6381

A biomedical data science course using Python and available bioinformatics tools and techniques for the analysis of molecular biological data, including biosequences, microarrays, and networks.  This course ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BTRY 4381

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  2887BTRY 6381  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: at least one introductory course in computer programming (any language) and one in statistical methods, or permission of instructor.

  •  2888BTRY 6381  LAB 401

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 6970

Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty. Because topics usually change from year to year, this course may be repeated for credit. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1223BTRY 6970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Booth, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1652BTRY 6970  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Hooker, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1653BTRY 6970  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1654BTRY 6970  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Yu, H

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1655BTRY 6970  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty.

BTRY 7900

Research at the Ph.D. level. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1227BTRY 7900  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Booth, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1648BTRY 7900  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Hooker, G

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1649BTRY 7900  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1650BTRY 7900  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Keinan, A

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1651BTRY 7900  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

BTRY 7950

By interacting with consultants from the Cornell Statistical Consulting Unit (CSCU) and their clients, students will learn to provide statistical consulting to researchers from a variety of disciplines. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BTRY 4950STSCI 4950

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  2770BTRY 7950  LEC 001

    • RTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Basu, S

      Booth, J

      Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: A one year sequence of statistics courses which covers probability, linear and generalized linear models, multilevel/mixed models and some multivariate methods. For example, STSCI 7170 and BTRY 7180.

BTRY 7980

Students assist in teaching a course appropriate to their previous training. Students meet with a discussion section, prepare course materials, and assist in grading. Credit hours are determined in consultation ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1224BTRY 7980  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Booth, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: at least two advanced courses in statistics and biometry. Permission of instructor and chair of special committee is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1644BTRY 7980  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Hooker, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: at least two advanced courses in statistics and biometry. Permission of instructor and chair of special committee is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1645BTRY 7980  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: at least two advanced courses in statistics and biometry. Permission of instructor and chair of special committee is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1646BTRY 7980  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Keinan, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: at least two advanced courses in statistics and biometry. Permission of instructor and chair of special committee is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1647BTRY 7980  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: at least two advanced courses in statistics and biometry. Permission of instructor and chair of special committee is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  2407BTRY 7980  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Sullivan, P

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: at least two advanced courses in statistics and biometry. Permission of instructor and chair of special committee is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  2411BTRY 7980  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Yu, H

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: at least two advanced courses in statistics and biometry. Permission of instructor and chair of special committee is required.

BTRY 8900

Research at the M.S. level. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1225BTRY 8900  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Booth, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: M.S. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1640BTRY 8900  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Hooker, G

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: M.S. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1641BTRY 8900  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: M.S. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1642BTRY 8900  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Keinan, A

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: M.S. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1643BTRY 8900  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: M.S. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

BTRY 9900

Thesis research for Ph.D. candidates after "A" exam has been passed. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1226BTRY 9900  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Booth, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1635BTRY 9900  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Hooker, G

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1636BTRY 9900  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1637BTRY 9900  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Keinan, A

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1638BTRY 9900  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1639BTRY 9900  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. candidates. Permission of graduate field member concerned is required.