Oct 22, 2018  
Catalog 2017-2018 
    
Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ELECT ERSRH - General Research Elective


ELECTIVE DIRECTOR(S): Ellen Friday PhD PHONE:
DURATION OF ELECTIVE: 4 Weeks
LOCATION OF ELECTIVE: LSU Health Sciences Center
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 1 MINIMUM NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 1
COURSE CODE: ERSRH
MUST HAVE PRIOR CONSENT TO SCHEDULE
Not offered during Blocks 5 and 6

1 credit

GOALS

 

Independent research under the direction of an Identified faculty member

 

 

OBJECTIVES

 

  1. Identification of a specific research question to be addressed prior to enrolling in the elective.
  2. Completion of a written report summarizing the research conducted during the rotation.
  3. Additional project-specific objectives to be assigned by the faculty research mentor.

 

SPECIFIC DUTIES OF SENIOR STUDENTS

 

 

To be determined by faculty mentor in conjunction with elective director.

 

READING ASSIGNMENTS

 

To be assigned by faculty mentor depending on the assignment

 

 

 

Evaluation

After review of research work by research mentor and elective director, student will receive a pass/fail grade.

 

It is important to note that this elective cannot be used for the 8 weeks of independent research time required for the Research Distinction track, as it is to be used for fulfillment of academic credit.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK:       32      

All except blocks 5 and 6

Pass/Fail