2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog - Belmont University

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Courses (BMB)

BMB 1000. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar (1).  Required of all Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB) majors. This orientation seminar is designed to introduce BMB majors to science faculty, academic advising, program requirements, and career planning. An introduction to the scientific literature is also included.

BMB 3700. Research in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (1). Prerequisites: Sixteen hours each in biology and chemistry. Discussion of biochemical and molecular research, including project design and literature review.

BMB 4700. Research in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology II (3). Prerequisites: BMB 3700.Completion of an independent laboratory research project under the supervision of a selected BMB faculty member. A poster of the student's work must be presented at the School of Sciences Undergraduate Research Symposium (SURS). ($50.00)
Experiential Learning.

BMB 4710. Senior Seminar (0). Prerequisite: BMB 4700.The student will write and present a research paper based on the research completed in BMB 4700. The paper must be presented at the Belmont Undergraduate Research Symposium.