Biometry & Statistics (BTRY)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

BTRY 3020

Applies linear statistical methods to quantitative problems addressed in biological and environmental research. Methods include linear regression, inference, model assumption evaluation, the likelihood ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: STSCI 3200

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1098 BTRY 3020   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BTRY 3010 or 6010.

  •  1099 BTRY 3020   LAB 401

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1100 BTRY 3020   LAB 402

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1963 BTRY 3020   LAB 403

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Entner, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2409 BTRY 3020   LAB 404

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • 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 3080

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1932 BTRY 3080   LEC 001

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • El Alaoui, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1933 BTRY 3080   DIS 201

    • T To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • El Alaoui, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2400 BTRY 3080   DIS 202

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • El Alaoui, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 3090

This course will cover financial mathematics and financial instruments relevant to exam FM offered by the Society of Actuaries. Topics on the present and accumulated value of future cash flows will be ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: STSCI 3090

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 20085 BTRY 3090   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisites: Calculus I or permission from the instructor.

  • 20088 BTRY 3090   DIS 201

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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 4090STSCI 5090

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1101 BTRY 4090   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Diciccio, T

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

  •  1102 BTRY 4090   DIS 201

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Diciccio, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2403 BTRY 4090   DIS 202

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Diciccio, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 4140

This course begins with a discussion of some general principles of experimental design. Classical designs are covered in detail, motivated by real data applications. These include completely randomized, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ILRST 4140STSCI 4140STSCI 5140

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1955 BTRY 4140   LEC 001

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Booth, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 4810

Population genetics is the study of the transmission of genetic variation through time and space. This course explores what the patterns and dynamics of genetic variation in populations can teach us about ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BIOMG 4810

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 19989 BTRY 4810   LEC 001

    • MWF To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Messer, P

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BIOMG 2800, BIOEE 1780, or equivalents.

  • 19990 BTRY 4810   DIS 201

    • M To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Messer, P

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 19991 BTRY 4810   DIS 202

    • T To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Messer, P

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 4830

A rigorous treatment of analysis techniques used to understand complex genetic systems. This course covers both the fundamentals and advances in statistical methodology used to analyze disease ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BTRY 6830

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2237 BTRY 4830   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2238 BTRY 4830   LAB 401

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2414 BTRY 4830   LAB 402

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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

  • 14760 BTRY 4970   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students from all colleges must submit an Independent Study Form (Available online: https://dust.cals.cornell.edu/IndStudyPolicy.aspx). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 14767 BTRY 4970   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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

  • 14769 BTRY 4980   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • 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.

Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17020 BTRY 4980   IND 611

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Entner, J

  • 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

  • 14778 BTRY 4990   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: statistics and biometry undergraduates; permission of faculty member directing research. Students must register using independent study form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study).

Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16744 BTRY 4990   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Ning, Y

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

BTRY 5020

Applies linear statistical methods to quantitative problems addressed in biological and environmental research. Methods include linear regression, inference, model assumption evaluation, the likelihood ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: STSCI 5201

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20382 BTRY 5020   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BTRY 3010 or 6010.

  • 20383 BTRY 5020   LAB 401

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 20384 BTRY 5020   LAB 402

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 20385 BTRY 5020   LAB 403

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 20386 BTRY 5020   LAB 404

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 5090

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 4090STSCI 4090STSCI 5090

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 19008 BTRY 5090   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Diciccio, T

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

  • 19009 BTRY 5090   DIS 201

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Diciccio, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 19010 BTRY 5090   DIS 202

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Diciccio, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 6020

Continuation of BTRY 6010. Emphasizes the use of multiple regression analysis, analysis of variance, and related techniques to analyze data in a variety of situations. Topics include an introduction to ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1103 BTRY 6020   LEC 001

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Wang, Y

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BTRY 6010 or equivalent. Enrollment limited to: graduate students or permission of instructor.

  •  1104 BTRY 6020   LAB 401

    • M To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Wang, Y

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1105 BTRY 6020   LAB 402

    • T To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Wang, Y

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

BTRY 6830

A rigorous treatment of analysis techniques used to understand complex genetic systems. This course covers both the fundamentals and advances in statistical methodology used to analyze disease ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BTRY 4830

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2235 BTRY 6830   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2236 BTRY 6830   LAB 401

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2415 BTRY 6830   LAB 402

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

  • 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
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1106 BTRY 6970   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Booth, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty. Sign into your faculty advisor section.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1109 BTRY 6970   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty. Sign into your faculty advisor section.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1110 BTRY 6970   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Yu, H

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty. Sign into your faculty advisor section.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1111 BTRY 6970   IND 606

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Basu, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty. Sign into your faculty advisor section.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1112 BTRY 6970   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty. Sign into your faculty advisor section.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1113 BTRY 6970   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Individual tutorial study selected by the faculty. Sign into your faculty advisor section.

BTRY 7210

Weekly seminar series on recent advances in quantitative genomics. A selection of the latest papers in the field is read and discussed. Methods are stressed, but biological results and their significance ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  2406 BTRY 7210   LEC 001

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BTRY 4830/6830 or permission of instructor.

BTRY 7900

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1114 BTRY 7900   RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Booth, J

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1117 BTRY 7900   RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1118 BTRY 7900   RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Yu, H

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1120 BTRY 7900   RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Basu, S

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1121 BTRY 7900   RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Wells, M

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  2496 BTRY 7900   RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research

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
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1122 BTRY 7980   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • 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.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1125 BTRY 7980   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • 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.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1126 BTRY 7980   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • 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.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1127 BTRY 7980   IND 606

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Basu, S

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1128 BTRY 7980   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Guinness, 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.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1129 BTRY 7980   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • 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.

BTRY 8900

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1130 BTRY 8900   RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Booth, J

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1133 BTRY 8900   RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1134 BTRY 8900   RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Yu, H

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1135 BTRY 8900   RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Basu, S

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1136 BTRY 8900   RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Guinness, J

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

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1137 BTRY 8900   RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • 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
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1138 BTRY 9900   RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Booth, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of advisor is required.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1141 BTRY 9900   RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mezey, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of advisor is required.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1142 BTRY 9900   RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Yu, H

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of advisor is required.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1143 BTRY 9900   RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Basu, S

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of advisor is required.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1144 BTRY 9900   RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Guinness, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of advisor is required.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1145 BTRY 9900   RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Wells, M

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of advisor is required.