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Department: MECLB-Molecular and Cellular Biology
Course: SPNC-Special Non-Clinical

Course Director: Dr. JoAnne Richards
Course Faculty: Dr. JoAnne Richards
Elective Location:
Elective Offered Terms:
Min. Number of Students:Max: 99
Elective Type: Non-Clinical - Research
Credit: 8
Pre-requisites: Special
Visiting Student Elective: No
Open to International Students: No
Grading: H,HP, P, MP, F Narrative Evaluation
Faculty Approval: Yes

Time Commitment Percentage of time expected
Regular Hours (Mon-Fri): Inpatient Ward:
Night Call: Inpatient consultations:
Number on-call nights: Outpatient clinics:
Weekends: Surgery:
    Laboratory 100
Statement of Goals:
Non-Clinical Elective - Research Only - does not count toward 32-credit graduation requirement. Pre-requisites: Pre-requisites for "away" rotations may vary according to the program offering the elective. "Away" rotations are generally reserved for fourth year medical students. Special Non-Clinical Electives must be approved by JoAnne Richards for students desiring a special type of elective research experience at BCM or an "away" lab research rotation at another institution. Special Non-Clinical Electives must have Department Coordinator approval to certify the course as equivalent to BCM elective course offerings.
Learning Activities
Students should briefly summarize the project before submitting to the department for approval. A copy of the summary and approval should be submitted to the Office of the Registrar for registration.
Evaluation Methods
Grade: H,HP, P, MP, F Narrative Evaluation An Elective Grade Evaluation form must be returned to the Office of the Registrar in order to receive credit. Credit: 4 weeks full-time, 8 Credits (per 4 weeks) Non-Clinical Reasearch will be transcripted, however NON-CLINICAL ELECTIVES DO NOT COUNT TOWARD CREDIT FOR GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS.
When and Where to report on first day of service:
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: JoAnne Richards
Contact Phone: 713-798-6238
Contact Fax:
Contact Location:

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