MCB 514: MCB Tutorial

Description

This course aims to help first year graduate students in the MCB graduate program jump start their graduate career. First year graduate students will identify and practice skills associated with a productive, engaging and timely PhD. Major topics include: a) learning how to navigate graduate school and become successful as a graduate student; b) increasing effectiveness in reading the literature and presenting papers to a broad scientific audience; and c) learning how to assemble and effectively deploy a mentorship team to productively advance the career of choice. First year MCB students must engage in discussions about graduate school challenges, scientific discovery and discourse, and career development.

Details

Credits:

2.0

Quarter:

Autumn

Weeks:

1-10

Location:

UW

Time:

W, 4-5:20pm

Course Attributes:

  • Career Development
  • Literature Review