BTEC 21D Stem Cell Technology Internship (4)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Provides the necessary tools for students placed in off-campus stem cell biology internships in companies and research laboratories. Types of internships may include, but not be limited to, differentiation of pluripotent stem cells, FACS analysis, primary cell culture, propagation of iPS cells, immunolocalization, microarray analysis and tumor cell characterization.
Offered Fall semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Identify and use industry standard computer-based tools and resources to investigate internship-related scientific topics and prepare a scientific presentation of current research in the field.
- Outcome 2: Begin to communicate using appropriate industry standard terminology and format.
- Outcome 3: Understand how to communicate effectively with supervisors and co-workers in the field of stem cell biology research.
- Outcome 4: Describe and use correct laboratory equipment, methods, procedures and safety regulations in the field of stem cell biology research.