BIO SCI 194S Safety and Ethics for Research (2017-2018)

BIO SCI 194S Safety and Ethics for Research

(Required for BME and BMEP.)
Catalog Data:

BIO SCI 194S Safety and Ethics for Research (Credit Units: 1) Introduces students to the concepts, techniques, and ethics involved in biological sciences laboratory work. Pass/Not Pass only. D. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
Recommended Textbook:
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic
Lecture Topics:
  • Biological safety
  • Chemical safety
  • Fire safety
  • General safety
  • Laser safety
  • Radiation Saftey
  • Animal Subjects Research
  • Use of Human Subjects
  • Recombinant DNA
Class Schedule:

Meets for 1 hour of lecture each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component

Contributes toward Mathematics and Basic Science.

Design Content Description
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:
  • Exam I: 40%
  • Exam II: 60%
  • Total: 100%
  • Pass/ No Pass
Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 1.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

February 22, 2017
Senate Approved:
December 11, 1998
Approved Effective:
1999 Fall Qtr