Plant Breeding (PLBRG)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

PLBRG 2250

Surveys fundamental plant genetics with a focus on applications in agriculture and plant sciences. Reviews and extends concepts from introductory biology for students with an interest in plants and their ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PLBRG 2253

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4823PLBRG 2250  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: one year of introductory biology or equivalent; permission of instructor for students who have taken BIOGD 2810.

PLBRG 2253

Surveys fundamental plant genetics with a focus on applications in agriculture and plant sciences. Reviews and extends concepts from introductory biology for students with an interest in plants and their ... view course details

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    Combined with: PLBRG 2250

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

PLBRG 2990

Intended for students who are new to undergraduate research. Students may be reading scientific literature, learning research techniques, or assisting with ongoing research. Students must identify a faculty ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4229PLBRG 2990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Enrollment preference given to: students who are new to undergraduate research.

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  5210PLBRG 2990  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Mazourek, M

PLBRG 3250

This course provides students with a focused study of cutting edge approaches in plant genomics with a foundation in their core principles.  Topics include a review of molecular biology tools; genome and ... view course details

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    Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 15456PLBRG 3250  LEC 001

  • Pre-requisites: At least one semester of introductory Biology & Chemistry (or AP credit) Basic knowledge of DNA and inheritance from previous or concurrent registration in Plant Genetics PLBR2250/PLBR2253.

PLBRG 4110

Introduction to high-throughput phenotyping of crop plants to improve their productivity and quality. The course discusses high-throughput strategies to measure agronomic, physiological, developmental, ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

PLBRG 4960

On-the-job learning experience under the supervision of professionals in a cooperating organization. A learning contract is written between the faculty supervisor and student, stating the conditions of ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4230PLBRG 4960  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Prerequisite: minimum GPA of 3.0 in plant breeding courses. Enrollment limited to: juniors or seniors in plant breeding. Enrollment during pre-enrollment period of semester before internship is required. Students from all colleges must submit an independent study form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). A minimum 60 on-the-job hours per credit granted.

PLBRG 4970

Independent study for undergraduates. view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

PLBRG 4980

Undergraduate teaching assistance in a plant breeding course. Teaching experience may include leading a discussion section, preparing and teaching laboratories, and tutoring. view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

PLBRG 4990

Undergraduate research projects in plant breeding. view course details

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  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

PLBRG 5990

Problem-solving project entailing either fieldwork and/or library work. The aim of the project is to give students supervised experience in dealing intellectually and analytically with a professional problem ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4275PLBRG 5990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Brutnell, T

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4276PLBRG 5990  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Buckler, E

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4277PLBRG 5990  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • De Jong, W

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4278PLBRG 5990  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Li, L

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4279PLBRG 5990  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • McCouch, S

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4280PLBRG 5990  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Mutschler-Chu, M

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4281PLBRG 5990  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Nelson, R

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4282PLBRG 5990  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Pawlowski, W

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4283PLBRG 5990  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Smith, M

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4284PLBRG 5990  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Sorrells, M

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4285PLBRG 5990  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Viands, D

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4286PLBRG 5990  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Hoekenga, O

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4287PLBRG 5990  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Coffman, R

  • Enrollment limited to: M.P.S. candidates in Field of Plant Breeding.

PLBRG 6060

Advanced survey of genetics in higher plants including selected topics in transmission genetics, epigenetics, and chromosome biology. Emphasizes development of critical analytical skills through reading ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

PLBRG 6220

Plant Breeding and Genetics Seminar Series. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

PLBRG 7160

Emphasizes critical discussion and evaluation of selected benchmark papers and current literature. Reviews and discusses conventional and molecular selection techniques and breeding objectives, methods, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

PLBRG 7900

Thesis research for PhD candidates only before "A" exam has been passed. view course details

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4289PLBRG 7900  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Sorrells, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4290PLBRG 7900  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Buckler, E

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor. .

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4291PLBRG 7900  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Brutnell, T

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4292PLBRG 7900  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Li, L

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4293PLBRG 7900  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • De Jong, W

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4294PLBRG 7900  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Nelson, R

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4295PLBRG 7900  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Pawlowski, W

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4296PLBRG 7900  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Smith, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4297PLBRG 7900  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • McCouch, S

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4298PLBRG 7900  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Earle, E

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor. .

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4299PLBRG 7900  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Tanksley, S

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4300PLBRG 7900  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Mutschler-Chu, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4301PLBRG 7900  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Doyle, J

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4302PLBRG 7900  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Weber, C

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4303PLBRG 7900  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Griffiths, P

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4304PLBRG 7900  RSC 716

    • TBA
    • Bridgen, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4305PLBRG 7900  RSC 717

    • TBA
    • Reisch, B

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4306PLBRG 7900  RSC 718

    • TBA
    • Mazourek, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4307PLBRG 7900  RSC 719

    • TBA
    • Smart, L

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4308PLBRG 7900  RSC 720

    • TBA
    • Viands, D

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4309PLBRG 7900  RSC 721

    • TBA
    • Gore, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4310PLBRG 7900  RSC 722

    • TBA
    • Jannink, J

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4311PLBRG 7900  RSC 723

    • TBA
    • Brown, S

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have not passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

PLBRG 8900

Thesis research for master's candidates. view course details

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4312PLBRG 8900  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Sorrells, M

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4313PLBRG 8900  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Buckler, E

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4314PLBRG 8900  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Li, L

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4315PLBRG 8900  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • De Jong, W

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4316PLBRG 8900  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Nelson, R

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4317PLBRG 8900  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Pawlowski, W

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4318PLBRG 8900  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Smith, M

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4319PLBRG 8900  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Cook, L

      McCouch, S

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4320PLBRG 8900  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Mutschler-Chu, M

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4321PLBRG 8900  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Doyle, J

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4322PLBRG 8900  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4323PLBRG 8900  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Reisch, B

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4324PLBRG 8900  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Mazourek, M

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4325PLBRG 8900  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Smart, L

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4326PLBRG 8900  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Gore, M

  • Enrollment limited to: master's candidates. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

PLBRG 9900

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

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4327PLBRG 9900  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Sorrells, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4328PLBRG 9900  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Buckler, E

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4329PLBRG 9900  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Li, L

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4330PLBRG 9900  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • De Jong, W

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4331PLBRG 9900  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Nelson, R

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4333PLBRG 9900  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Smith, M

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4334PLBRG 9900  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • McCouch, S

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4335PLBRG 9900  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Mutschler-Chu, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4336PLBRG 9900  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Doyle, J

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4337PLBRG 9900  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Bridgen, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4338PLBRG 9900  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Reisch, B

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4339PLBRG 9900  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Weber, C

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4340PLBRG 9900  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Mazourek, M

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4341PLBRG 9900  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Smart, L

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4342PLBRG 9900  RSC 716

    • TBA
    • Griffiths, P

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4343PLBRG 9900  RSC 717

    • TBA
    • Giovannoni, J

  • Enrollment limited to: doctoral students who have passed A exam. Please register under the section associated with your faculty advisor.

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat