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Biology Research/Occupational Internship
OCC INTERNSHIP
CLASS CODE: BIO 498 CREDITS:  1 - 8
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: BIOLOGY
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Evaluated work experience program in biology related fields. Internships experience could involve a work related project for a health care facility, government agency, industry, academic institution or any organization that employs biologists or health care professionals on their staff. Internships will be selected according to needs and training objectives of the student.
TAUGHT: Winter, Summer, Fall
CONTENT AND TOPICS:
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: 1. Learn important skills and gain professional level experience in the work place.

2. Integrate and apply biology concepts and skills learned in the classroom to on-the-job practices and procedures.

3. Cultivate future employment opportunities and professional connections.

4. Gain a greater understanding and vision of career options and possibilities.

5. Prepare for professional level employment or the graduate school experience.
REQUIREMENTS: Weekly reports
PREREQUISITES:
OTHER:
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2001